Piute Middle School

  • Piute Middle School serves 966 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 18% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Piute Middle School's student population of 966 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students966 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piute Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Piute Middle School is 0.53, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#8911 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
60%
54%
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Black
33%
6%
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White
7%
24%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Piute Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLancaster Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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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