12455 Rd. 35 1/2
Madera, CA 93636
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ranchos Middle School serves 360 students in grades 7-8.
Ranchos Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ranchos Middle School's student population of 360 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Ranchos Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ranchos Middle School is 0.59, which is less 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
#1485 out of 3649 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
48%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
43%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

How many students attend Ranchos Middle School?

360 students attend Ranchos Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

48% of Ranchos Middle School students are Hispanic, 43% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ranchos Middle School?

Ranchos Middle School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Ranchos Middle School offer ?

Ranchos Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

What school district is Ranchos Middle School part of?

Ranchos Middle School is part of Golden Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 360 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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