Las Palmas Middle School
Las Palmas Middle School's student population of 900 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-8|
|Total Students||900 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||35 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Las Palmas Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Las Palmas Middle School is 0.22, which is less 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 Data||This School||State Level (CA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#5857 out of 9602 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||26:1||23:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Covina-Valley Unified School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Las Palmas Middle School is Northview High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alice M. Ellington Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grovecenter Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- West Covina Grovecenter Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 577 students
775 N. Lark Ellen Ave.
West Covina, CA 91791
(626) 974-4400 0.4 K-5 577
- Covina Northview High School Grades: 9-12 | 1,274 student
1016 W. Cypress Ave.
Covina, CA 91722
(626) 974-6120 0.5 9-12 1,274
- West Covina Rowland Avenue Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 549 students
1355 E. Rowland Ave.
West Covina, CA 91790
(626) 974-4700 0.8 K-5 549
- Azusa Alice M. Ellington Elementary School Grades: K-8 | 501 students
5034 N. Clydebank
Azusa, CA 91702
(626) 858-6800 0.9 K-8 501
- Covina Merwin Elementary School Grades: K-5 | 536 students
Covina, CA 91722
(626) 472-7660 0.9 K-5 536
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