Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate

  • Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate serves 790 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate's student population of 790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students790 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate is ranked within the top 10% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Sarah Mcgarvin Intermediate is 0.34, which is less 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 Testing Rank#538 out of 9602 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
80%
12%
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Hispanic
14%
54%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
4%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.340.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden Grove Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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