4201 N. Ivar Ave.
Rosemead, CA 91770
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Muscatel Middle School serves 569 students in grades 7-8.
Muscatel Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 569 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Muscatel Middle School's student population of 569 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
569 students
This chart display total students of Muscatel Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Muscatel Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Muscatel Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Muscatel Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Muscatel Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Muscatel Middle School is 0.52, 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
#1915 out of 9659 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Muscatel Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
22:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Muscatel Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
58%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
38%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
1%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Muscatel Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.52
This chart display the diversity score of Muscatel Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Muscatel Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Muscatel Middle School's ranking?

Muscatel Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Muscatel Middle School?

569 students attend Muscatel Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

58% of Muscatel Middle School students are Asian, 38% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are White.

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

Muscatel Middle School has a student ration of 21:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Muscatel Middle School offer ?

Muscatel Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

School Calendar

View the Muscatel Middle School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Christmas Day Observed (District/Schools Closed)
December 26, 2022 (Monday)
New Year's Day Observed (District/Schools Closed)
January 02, 2023 (Monday)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday (District/Schools Closed)
January 16, 2023 (Monday)
Lincoln's Birthday Holiday Observed (District/Schools Closed)
February 13, 2023 (Monday)
President's Day Holiday (District/Schools Closed)
February 20, 2023 (Monday)

School Reviews

Review Muscatel Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Should Public Schools Provide Students with Vocational Opportunities?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
Will Your Child Fail in a Larger Class?
Learn about how budget cuts are forcing public schools to cut teaching positions, which lead to larger class sizes. Make sure your child is prepared to face the changes of a different class size.
Prevent Suicide
Prevent Suicide
988 is the suicide and crisis lifeline. Parents, teachers, and students can help prevent suicide once they know the warning signs.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 569 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links