Philip Magruder Middle School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (310)533-4527
  • Philip Magruder Middle School serves 585 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Philip Magruder Middle School operates within the Torrance Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 585 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students585 students
Gender %Philip Magruder Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Students by GradePhilip Magruder Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Two or more races
All Ethnic GroupsPhilip Magruder Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.690.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch

District Comparison

  • Torrance Unified School District's student population of 23,775 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,925 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,361 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameTorrance Unified School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed23,7751,564
Torrance Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$217 MM$17 MM
Torrance Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$228 MM$18 MM
Torrance Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,925$10,991
Torrance Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$9,361$11,482
Torrance Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  12/22/2008
This school has really improved! Their test scores are on the move, the teachers are outstanding, and the administration is really working hard!
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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.