Mission Hill Middle School

  • Mission Hill Middle School serves 615 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mission Hill 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Mission Hill Middle School's student population of 615 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mission Hill Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mission Hill Middle School is 0.59, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1989 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
55%
23%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSanta Cruz City High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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