8375 Entreken Way
San Diego, CA 92129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Mesa Verde Middle School serves 1,170 students in grades 6-8.
Mesa Verde 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Mesa Verde Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Mesa Verde Middle School's student population of 1,170 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Mesa Verde Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mesa Verde Middle School is 0.70, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#701 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
39%
12%
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Hispanic
12%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
35%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mesa Verde Middle School's ranking?

Mesa Verde Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

71% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Mesa Verde Middle School?

1,170 students attend Mesa Verde Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

39% of Mesa Verde Middle School students are Asian, 35% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, 12% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Mesa Verde Middle School?

Mesa Verde Middle School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Mesa Verde Middle School offer ?

Mesa Verde Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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