James Monroe Middle School

  • James Monroe Middle School serves 485 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • James Monroe Middle School operates within the Sierra Sands Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 485 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 485 students
James Monroe Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % James Monroe Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
James Monroe Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade James Monroe Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 24:1
James Monroe Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
James Monroe Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
11%
James Monroe Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
29%
54%
James Monroe Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
6%
6%
James Monroe Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
24%
James Monroe Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
James Monroe Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
James Monroe Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups James Monroe Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.54 0.41
James Monroe Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
51%
50%
James Monroe Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%
James Monroe Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Sierra Sands Unified School District's student population of 4,944 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,234 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,920 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Sierra Sands Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 4,944 1,597
Sierra Sands Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $21 MM
Sierra Sands Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $54 MM $21 MM
Sierra Sands Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,234 $12,988
Sierra Sands Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,920 $12,986
Sierra Sands Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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