Palm Middle School (Closed 2013)

8425 Palm St
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Palm Middle School served 591 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40% (which was lower than the California state average of 59%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 47% (which was lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment was 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Palm Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
40%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
47%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
58%
54%
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Black
21%
5%
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White
12%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Palm Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch (10-11)
100%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Palm Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
16%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Palm Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLemon Grove School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palm Middle School is Mount Miguel High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mt. Vernon Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lemon Grove Mt. Vernon Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 579 students
    0.2 miles
    8350 Mount Vernon St.
    Lemon Grove, CA 91945
    (619) 825-5613
    0.2 K-8 579
  • La Mesa Bancroft Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 495 students
    0.7 miles
    8805 Tyler St.
    La Mesa, CA 91941
    (619) 668-5890
    0.7 K-6 495
  • Lemon Grove Lemon Grove Academy For The Sciences And Humanities Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,142 student
    0.7 miles
    7866 Lincoln St.
    Lemon Grove, CA 91945
    (619) 825-5628
    0.7 K-8 1,142
  • Spring Valley Mount Miguel High School Math: 12% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,205 student
    0.7 miles
    8585 Blossom Ln.
    Spring Valley, CA 91977
    (619) 664-8400
    0.7 9-12 1,205
  • Spring Valley Quest Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 9 students
    0.7 miles
    8805 Tyler St.
    Spring Valley, CA 91977
    (619) 668-5890
    0.7 6-8 9
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