Rancho San Joaquin Middle School

  • Rancho San Joaquin Middle School serves 863 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Rancho San Joaquin Middle School's student population of 863 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students863 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rancho San Joaquin Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rancho San Joaquin Middle School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#224 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rancho San Joaquin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rancho San Joaquin Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
51%
11%
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Hispanic
8%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
34%
24%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rancho San Joaquin Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.620.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rancho San Joaquin Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIrvine Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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