Marshall Fundamental

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Tel: (626)396-5810
  • Marshall Fundamental serves 1,971 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Marshall Fundamental placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.
  • Marshall Fundamental operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.
  • Pasadena Unified School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the California state average of 83%.

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School Overview

  • Marshall Fundamental's student population of 1971 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students1,971 students
Gender %Marshall Fundamental Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Students by GradeMarshall Fundamental Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Marshall Fundamental is ranked within the top 50% 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 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marshall Fundamental is 0.57, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
62%
54%
Black
10%
6%
White
19%
24%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMarshall Fundamental All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.41
Graduation Rate
98%
83%
Marshall Fundamental Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Marshall Fundamental is Pasadena Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,377 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 76% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,961 is higher than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,532 is higher than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    School District NamePasadena Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    33
    4
    Number of Students Managed18,3771,585
    Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    30%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    48%
    District Graduation Rate
    82%
    83%
    District Total Revenue$234 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$245 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,961$11,049
    District Spending / Student$12,532$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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    Very strong academic/AP program, active PTA and a high level of parent involvement, strong music program, a wide variety of sports and other activities, most classrooms renovated less than 10 years ago. Many high-achieving families have chosen this school.
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