Indio Middle School

81-195 Miles Ave.
Indio, CA 92201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Indio Middle School serves 795 students in grades 6-8.
Indio Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Indio Middle School's student population of 795 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students795 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Rankings

Indio Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Indio Middle School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8230 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
12%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
28%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
93%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDesert Sands Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Indio Middle School is Indio High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John Glenn Middle School Of International Studies (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F. Kennedy Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Indio John F. Kennedy Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 497 students
    0.3 miles
    45-100 Clinton St.
    Indio, CA 92201
    (760) 775-3840
    0.3 K-5 497
  • Indio Lyndon B. Johnson Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 570 students
    0.4 miles
    44-640 Clinton St.
    Indio, CA 92201
    (760) 863-3680
    0.4 K-5 570
  • Indio Carrillo Ranch Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 647 students
    0.6 miles
    43-775 Madison St.
    Indio, CA 92201
    (760) 238-9700
    0.6 K-5 647
  • Indio James Madison Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 540 students
    0.6 miles
    80-845 Ave. 46
    Indio, CA 92201
    (760) 775-3850
    0.6 K-5 540
  • Indio Indio High School Magnet School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,986 student
    0.8 miles
    81-750 Ave. 46
    Indio, CA 92201
    (760) 775-3550
    0.8 9-12 1,986

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