James L. Day Middle School

  • James L. Day Middle School serves 1,028 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • James L. Day Middle School's student population of 1,028 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,028 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James L. Day Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James L. Day Middle School is 0.68, which is more 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#1893 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
11%
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Hispanic
42%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
36%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James L. Day Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.680.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTemecula Valley Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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