Miraleste Intermediate

Tel: (310)732-0900
  • Miraleste Intermediate serves 865 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Miraleste Intermediate operates within the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 865 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students865 students
Miraleste Intermediate Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Miraleste Intermediate Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Miraleste Intermediate Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeMiraleste Intermediate Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Miraleste Intermediate Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
Miraleste Intermediate American Indian Students (2001-2013)
Miraleste Intermediate Asian Students (1988-2015)
Miraleste Intermediate Black Students (1988-2015)
Miraleste Intermediate Black Students (1988-2015)
Miraleste Intermediate White Students (1988-2015)
Miraleste Intermediate Hawaiian Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
Miraleste Intermediate Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMiraleste Intermediate All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.600.41
Miraleste Intermediate Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Miraleste Intermediate Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
Miraleste Intermediate Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District's student population of 11,610 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,760 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,594 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePalos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed11,6101,597
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$104 MM$17 MM
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$114 MM$18 MM
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,760$10,238
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,594$10,739
Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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