Montgomery Middle School

1570 Melody Ln.
El Cajon, CA 92019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Montgomery Middle School serves 926 students in grades 6-8.
Montgomery 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Montgomery Middle School's student population of 926 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students926 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Montgomery Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Montgomery 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6487 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
50%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCajon Valley Union School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Montgomery Middle School is Granite Hills High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cajon Valley Home (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Madison Avenue Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • El Cajon Madison Avenue Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 620 students
    0.3 miles
    1615 E. Madison Ave.
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    (619) 588-3077
    0.3 K-5 620
  • El Cajon Sevick Special Education

    0.3 miles
    1609 E. Madison Ave.
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    (619) 588-3146
    0.3 n/a n/a
  • El Cajon Granite Hills High School Math: 35% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,290 students
    0.6 miles
    1719 E. Madison Ave.
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    (619) 593-5500
    0.6 9-12 2,290
  • El Cajon Meridian Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
    0.6 miles
    651 S. Third St.
    El Cajon, CA 92019
    (619) 588-3083
    0.6 K-5 624
  • La Mesa Reach Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 39 students
    0.6 miles
    230 Jamacha Rd.
    La Mesa, CA 91944
    (619) 588-3580
    0.6 9-12 39

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