Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School

480 E. Meadow Dr.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School serves 1,202 students in grades 6-8.
Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School placed in the top 1% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 87% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 88% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School's student population of 1,202 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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
#81 out of 9602 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
45%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
34%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalo Alto Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School is Henry M. Gunn High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Terman Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairmeadow Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Palo Alto Fairmeadow Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
    0.0 miles
    500 E. Meadow Dr.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650) 856-0845
    0 K-5 469
  • Palo Alto Herbert Hoover Elementary School Math: 94% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 397 students
    0.4 miles
    445 E. Charleston Rd.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650) 320-8106
    0.4 K-5 397
  • Palo Alto El Carmelo Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 377 students
    0.7 miles
    3024 Bryant St.
    Palo Alto, CA 94306
    (650) 856-0960
    0.7 K-5 377
  • Palo Alto Palo Verde Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 399 students
    0.7 miles
    3450 Louis Rd.
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    (650) 856-1672
    0.7 K-5 399
  • Palo Alto Greendell
    Grades: K-5 | 93 students
    0.8 miles
    4120 Midfield Rd.
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    (650) 856-0833
    0.8 K-5 93

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