Lawrence Cook Middle School

  • Lawrence Cook Middle School serves 440 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Lawrence Cook Middle School's student population of 440 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students440 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence Cook Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawrence Cook Middle School is 0.34, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
9%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
24%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
79%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
8%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lawrence Cook Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Rosa High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  4.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I went to Cook Jr. High in 1984. It was a different school back then. Most the kids were pretty good at math and English. They even had AP English courses and trig. The track team was good. We broke district record for hurdles that year. The school was pretty clean.
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