Lewis Middle School

  • Lewis Middle School serves 1,156 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Lewis Middle School's student population of 1,156 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,156 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis Middle School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1696 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
11%
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Hispanic
31%
54%
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Black
5%
6%
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White
35%
24%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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