515 N. Rancho Santiago Blvd.
Orange, CA 92869
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Santiago Middle School serves 1,163 students in grades 7-8.
Santiago 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Santiago Middle School's student population of 1,163 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
1,163 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Santiago Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Santiago Middle School is 0.49, 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
#5671 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
29:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
69%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
19%
22%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 1,163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 29:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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