Muirlands Middle School

1056 Nautilus St.
La Jolla, CA 92037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Muirlands Middle School serves 1,001 students in grades 6-8.
Muirlands 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Muirlands Middle School's student population of 1,001 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,001 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Rankings

Muirlands Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Muirlands Middle School is 0.60, 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
#684 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
72%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
80%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
58%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Diego Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Muirlands Middle School is La Jolla High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pacific Beach Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Jolla Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Jolla La Jolla High School Math: 64% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,505 student
    0.2 miles
    750 Nautilus St.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 454-3081
    0.2 9-12 1,505
  • La Jolla La Jolla Elementary School Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
    0.5 miles
    1111 Marine St.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 454-7196
    0.5 K-5 535
  • La Jolla Bird Rock Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
    1.5 miles
    5371 La Jolla Hermosa Ave.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 488-0537
    1.5 K-5 451
  • San Diego Pacific Beach Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 378 students
    2.0 miles
    1234 Tourmaline St.
    San Diego, CA 92109
    (858) 488-8316
    2 K-5 378
  • La Jolla Torrey Pines Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 480 students
    2.4 miles
    8350 Cliffridge Ave.
    La Jolla, CA 92037
    (858) 453-2323
    2.4 K-5 480

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