1055 S. Monroe St.
San Jose, CA 95128
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Monroe Middle School serves 954 students in grades 5-8.
Monroe Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 954 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Monroe Middle School's student population of 954 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
954 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Monroe Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Monroe Middle School is 0.49, which is less 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
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5683 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
70%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
12%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Monroe Middle School?

954 students attend Monroe Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

70% of Monroe Middle School students are Hispanic, 12% of students are White, 9% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Monroe Middle School?

Monroe Middle School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Monroe Middle School offer ?

Monroe Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 954 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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