Piute Middle School

  • Piute Middle School serves 938 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Piute Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Piute Middle School's student population of 938 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students938 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piute Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Piute Middle School is 0.56, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#9368 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
59%
54%
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Black
30%
5%
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White
6%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
The school is fun and the teacher here teach us alot
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5  
Mr.Valdez is the best math teacher I've ever seen. He explains everything clear.
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I recommend this school because it has two teachers who can teach students and make students pay more attention in class because of these two teachers today I can speak English and I'm good at math. thanks to Ms.Kreutel who taught me how to speak English and because Mr.Valdez who taught me to be better at math. att; Adrian Roldan Belausteguigoytia ....
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