Lompoc Valley Middle School

234 S. N St.
Lompoc, CA 93438
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lompoc Valley Middle School serves 857 students in grades 7-8.
Lompoc Valley Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is equal to the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 857 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Lompoc Valley Middle School's student population of 857 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
857 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Lompoc Valley Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lompoc Valley Middle School is 0.30, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#840 out of 3649 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
12%
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Hispanic
83%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
10%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lompoc Valley Middle School's ranking?
Lompoc Valley Middle School is ranked #840 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in California.
What schools are Lompoc Valley Middle School often compared to?
Lompoc Valley Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Vandenberg Middle School, Jonata Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Lompoc Valley Middle School?
857 students attend Lompoc Valley Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Lompoc Valley Middle School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lompoc Valley Middle School?
Lompoc Valley Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is equal to the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Lompoc Valley Middle School offer ?
Lompoc Valley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Lompoc Valley Middle School part of?
Lompoc Valley Middle School is part of Lompoc Unified School District.

School Reviews

2   10/31/2011
For the last 5 years I have had issues with the students when school is out. They continue to walk on my fencing and remove bricks and throw them on the sidewalk or street. I have tried asking them politely to stay off my fencing and yard but all I get is foul mouths and threats. I have sent e-mails & complained to the school and the district every year but nothing has yet to change. I am not the only one that has had problems with the students. The kids have broken landscape lighting, side mirrors off of vehicles, leave trash and trespass. I live 2 houses from cypress & M but never see anyone from the staff around. Something MUST be done. ASAP!!
- Posted by Parent - sybee

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 857 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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