Sam Brannan Middle School

  • Sam Brannan Middle School serves 493 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sam Brannan Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Sam Brannan Middle School's student population of 493 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sam Brannan Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sam Brannan Middle School is 0.74, 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 School Rank#7257 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
17%
12%
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Hispanic
40%
54%
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Black
26%
5%
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White
9%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSacramento City Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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