2855 Borchard Rd.
Newbury Park, CA 91320
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Sequoia Middle School serves 920 students in grades 6-8.
Sequoia Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sequoia Middle School's student population of 920 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
920 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Sequoia Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Sequoia Middle School is 0.61, 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
#2528 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
50%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
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)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 920 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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