3 Lemongrass
Irvine, CA 92604
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Lakeside Middle School serves 464 students in grades 7-8.
Lakeside Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Lakeside Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Lakeside Middle School's student population of 464 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 24% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Lakeside Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lakeside Middle School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#473 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
35%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
36%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lakeside Middle School's ranking?

Lakeside Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

75% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 81% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Lakeside Middle School?

464 students attend Lakeside Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

36% of Lakeside Middle School students are White, 35% of students are Asian, 14% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Lakeside Middle School?

Lakeside Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Lakeside Middle School offer ?

Lakeside Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

What school district is Lakeside Middle School part of?

Lakeside Middle School is part of Irvine Unified School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 04, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 05, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 06, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break - Traditional (No School)
April 07, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 464 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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