Palermo Middle School

  • Palermo Middle School serves 410 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Palermo Middle School operates within the Palermo Union Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 410 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students410 students
Palermo Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Palermo Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Palermo Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePalermo Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Palermo Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
6%
1%
Palermo Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
11%
Palermo Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
35%
54%
Palermo Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Palermo Middle School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
41%
24%
Palermo Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
14%
3%
Palermo Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPalermo Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.690.64
Palermo Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
69%
50%
Palermo Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%
Palermo Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Palermo Union Elementary School District's student population of 1,274 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,621 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,392 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePalermo Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed1,2741,597
Palermo Union Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$13 MM$17 MM
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$12 MM$18 MM
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,621$10,238
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,392$10,739
Palermo Union Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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