Ralston Intermediate

  • Ralston Intermediate serves 1,206 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ralston Intermediate's student population of 1,206 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,206 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ralston Intermediate is ranked within the top 5% 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 Ralston Intermediate is 0.68, which is more 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#397 out of 9602 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
31%
12%
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Hispanic
11%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
46%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belmont Cipriani Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 412 students
    0.4 miles
    2525 Buena Vista
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 637-4840
    0.4 K-5 412
  • Belmont Fox Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
    0.6 miles
    3100 Saint James Rd.
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 637-4850
    0.6 K-5 493
  • San Mateo Abbott Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 851 students
    1.2 miles
    600 36th Ave.
    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 312-7600
    1.2 6-8 851
  • Belmont Carlmont High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,184 students
    1.3 miles
    1400 Alameda De Las Pulgas
    Belmont, CA 94002
    (650) 595-0210
    1.3 9-12 2,184
  • San Mateo Gateway Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 12 students
    1.3 miles
    35 Tower Rd.
    San Mateo, CA 94402
    (650) 598-2150
    1.3 9-12 12

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