Hughes Middle School

3846 California Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90807
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (562)595-0831
  • Hughes Middle School serves 1,523 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Hughes Middle School operates within the Long Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1523 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,523 students
Gender %Hughes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Students by GradeHughes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio30:124:1
Asian
19%
11%
Hispanic
42%
54%
Black
23%
6%
White
11%
24%
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsHughes Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.730.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%

District Comparison

  • Long Beach Unified School District's student population of 77,565 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,428 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,395 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed77,5651,564
Long Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$858 MM$17 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$855 MM$18 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$10,428$10,991
Long Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,395$11,482
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.