12601 Alcosta Blvd.
San Ramon, CA 94583
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Iron Horse Middle School serves 1,040 students in grades 6-8.
Iron Horse Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 83% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,040 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Iron Horse Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Iron Horse Middle School's student population of 1,040 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,040 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Iron Horse Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Iron Horse Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#434 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
83%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
47%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
29%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Iron Horse Middle School's ranking?

Iron Horse Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

74% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 83% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Iron Horse Middle School?

1,040 students attend Iron Horse Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

47% of Iron Horse Middle School students are Asian, 29% of students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Iron Horse Middle School?

Iron Horse Middle School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Iron Horse Middle School offer ?

Iron Horse Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,040 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 83% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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