Mesa Verde Middle School

  • Mesa Verde Middle School serves 694 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 60% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Mesa Verde Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Mesa Verde Middle School operates within the Moorpark Unified School District.

School Overview

  • Mesa Verde Middle School's student population of 694 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students694 students
Gender %Mesa Verde Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Students by GradeMesa Verde Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Mesa Verde Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 26:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mesa Verde Middle School is 0.61, 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)
49%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
8%
11%
Hispanic
38%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
49%
24%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsMesa Verde Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Mesa Verde Middle School is Moorpark 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.
    • Moorpark Unified School District's student population of 6,597 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,503 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,941 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four school years.
    School District NameMoorpark Unified School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    12
    4
    Number of Students Managed6,5971,585
    Moorpark Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    49%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    63%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$59 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$62 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,503$11,049
    District Spending / Student$8,941$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Moorpark Peach Hill Academy
      Grades: K-5 | 489 students
      0.6 miles
      13400 Christian Barrett Dr.
      Moorpark, CA 93021
      (805)378-6307
      0.6 K-5 489
    • Moorpark Flory Academy Of Sciences And Technology Magnet School
      Grades: K-5 | 461 students
      1.1 miles
      240 Flory Ave.
      Moorpark, CA 93021
      (805)378-6303
      1.1 K-5 461
    • Moorpark Community High School Alternative School
      Grades: 10-12 | 59 students
      1.3 miles
      4500 Tierra Rejada Rd.
      Moorpark, CA 93021
      (805)378-6305
      1.3 10-12 59
    • Moorpark Ivytech Charter Charter School
      Grades: 7-12 | 84 students
      1.3 miles
      6591 Collins Dr. Ste. E4
      Moorpark, CA 93021
      (805)222-5188
      1.3 7-12 84
    • Moorpark Chaparral Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 661 students
      1.5 miles
      280 Poindexter Rd.
      Moorpark, CA 93021
      (805)378-6302
      1.5 6-8 661

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