2675 Ralston Ave.
Belmont, CA 94002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Ralston Intermediate serves 1,110 students in grades 6-8.
Ralston Intermediate placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,110 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ralston Intermediate ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ralston Intermediate's student population of 1,110 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,110 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Ralston Intermediate is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ralston Intermediate is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#290 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
78%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
85%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
35%
12%
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Hispanic
9%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
41%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ralston Intermediate's ranking?

Ralston Intermediate ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest overall rank (Top 5%), Highest math proficiency (Top 5%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

78% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 85% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

How many students attend Ralston Intermediate?

1,110 students attend Ralston Intermediate.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

41% of Ralston Intermediate students are White, 35% of students are Asian, 14% of students are Two or more races, 9% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ralston Intermediate?

Ralston Intermediate has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Ralston Intermediate offer ?

Ralston Intermediate offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Ralston Intermediate part of?

Ralston Intermediate is part of Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,110 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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