Hoover (herbert) Middle School

  • Hoover (herbert) Middle School serves 975 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Hoover (herbert) Middle School operates within the San Francisco Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 975 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 975 students
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hoover (herbert) Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Hoover (herbert) Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 24:1
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School American Indian Students (1988-1996)
Asian
58%
11%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
26%
54%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
3%
6%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
6%
24%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.59 0.41
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
52%
50%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
20%
9%
Hoover (herbert) Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • San Francisco Unified School District's student population of 57,361 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,211 is higher than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,946 is higher than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name San Francisco Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
4
Number of Students Managed 57,361 1,597
San Francisco Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $753 MM $20 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $738 MM $20 MM
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,211 $12,314
San Francisco Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,946 $12,270
San Francisco Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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