Isbell Middle School

  • Isbell Middle School serves 1,259 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to 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 76%.

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School Overview

  • Isbell Middle School's student population of 1,259 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Isbell Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Isbell Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6944 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Isbell Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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Hispanic
97%
54%
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White
3%
24%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Isbell Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.060.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Isbell Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Paula Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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