Los Cerritos Middle School

2100 Avenida De Las Flores

Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (805)492-3538
  • Los Cerritos Middle School serves 981 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Los Cerritos Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Los Cerritos Middle School operates within the Conejo Valley Unified School District.

Top Placements (California)

Los Cerritos Middle School is Listed among the top public schools in California for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Los Cerritos Middle School's student population of 981 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students981 students
Gender %Los Cerritos Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Students by GradeLos Cerritos Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Los Cerritos Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Los Cerritos Middle School is 0.60, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Asian
11%
11%
Hispanic
24%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
58%
24%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLos Cerritos Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Los Cerritos Middle School is Conejo Valley Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Conejo Valley Unified School District's student population of 19,346 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,986 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,222 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameConejo Valley Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    27
    4
    Number of Students Managed19,3461,585
    Conejo Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    58%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    66%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$185 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$190 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,986$11,049
    District Spending / Student$9,222$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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