Las Colinas Middle School

Tel: (805)484-0461
  • Las Colinas Middle School serves 1,007 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Las Colinas Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Las Colinas Middle School operates within the Pleasant Valley School District.

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School Overview

  • Las Colinas Middle School's student population of 1007 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,007 students
Gender %Las Colinas Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Students by GradeLas Colinas Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Las Colinas Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Las Colinas Middle School is 0.64, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
15%
11%
Hispanic
30%
54%
Black
2%
6%
White
50%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLas Colinas Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Las Colinas Middle School is Pleasant Valley School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Pleasant Valley School District's student population of 7,381 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $7,973 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 11% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $7,857 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NamePleasant Valley School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    13
    4
    Number of Students Managed7,3811,585
    Pleasant Valley School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    48%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    62%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$58 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$57 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$7,973$11,049
    District Spending / Student$7,857$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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