Nelson Avenue Middle School

  • Nelson Avenue Middle School serves 432 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Nelson Avenue Middle School's student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nelson Avenue Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nelson Avenue Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8379 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
32%
11%
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Hispanic
13%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
43%
24%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThermalito Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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