Norris Middle School

  • Norris Middle School serves 925 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Norris Middle School's student population of 925 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students925 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norris Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norris Middle School is 0.59, 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#2197 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Norris 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Norris 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
11%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Norris Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Norris Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
55%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norris Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.590.41
This chart display the diversity score of Norris Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Norris Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorris Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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