Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate

Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate serves 1,422 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate operates within the Saddleback Valley Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1422 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,422 students
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Total Teachers (1995-2014)
Students by Grade Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 27:1 25:1
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2014)
Asian
10%
11%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Asian Students (1995-2013)
Hispanic
21%
53%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
1%
6%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Black Students (1995-2013)
White
62%
25%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate White Students (1995-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.42
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
49%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Rancho Santa Margarita Intermediate Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Saddleback Valley Unified School District's student population of 29,731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,324 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,138 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Saddleback Valley Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 29,731 1,757
Saddleback Valley Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $270 MM $17 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $296 MM $18 MM
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,324 $10,238
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,138 $10,739
Saddleback Valley Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Trabuco Hills High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arroyo Vista Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cielo Vista Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaCielo Vista Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 880 students
    0.2 miles
    21811 Avenida De Los Fundador
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)589-7456
    0.2KG-6880
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaTrabuco Mesa Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-6 | 612 students
    0.8 miles
    21301 Avenida De Los Flores
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)858-3339
    0.8KG-6612
  • Trabuco CanyonTrabuco Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 77 students
    1 miles
    31052 Trabuco Canyon Rd
    Trabuco CanyonCA 92678
    (949)858-0343
    1KG-677
  • Trabuco CanyonRobinson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 641 students
    1.1 miles
    21400 Lindsay Dr
    Trabuco CanyonCA 92679
    (949)589-2446
    1.1KG-6641
  • Rancho Santa MargaritaTijeras Creek Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 409 students
    1.5 miles
    23072 Avenida Empresa
    Rancho Santa MargaritaCA 92688
    (949)234-5300
    1.5KG-5409

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