John Sutter Middle School

701 E. Walter
Fowler, CA 93625
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 600 students in grades 6-8, John Sutter Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is higher than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 600 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Top 50% in CA
  • : 34% (Top 50%)
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

John Sutter Middle School's student population of 600 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
600 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

John Sutter Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of John Sutter Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#4227 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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34%
33%
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42%
47%
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19%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
12%
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Hispanic
81%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
9%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Sutter Middle School's ranking?
John Sutter Middle School is ranked #4227 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend John Sutter Middle School?
600 students attend John Sutter Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of John Sutter Middle School students are Hispanic, 9% of students are White, 8% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of John Sutter Middle School?
John Sutter Middle School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does John Sutter Middle School offer ?
John Sutter Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is John Sutter Middle School part of?
John Sutter Middle School is part of Fowler Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 600 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 34% (Top 50%)
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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