24515 Lincoln Ave.
Murrieta, CA 92562
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Shivela Middle School serves 1,392 students in grades 6-8.
Shivela Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 57% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% 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: 1,392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shivela Middle School's student population of 1,392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,392 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Shivela 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 Shivela Middle School is 0.67, which is more 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
#2633 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Shivela Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shivela Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shivela Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
22:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Shivela Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
47%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shivela Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Shivela Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
31%
22%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Shivela Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shivela Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.67
This chart display the diversity score of Shivela Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shivela Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shivela Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
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?

50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Shivela Middle School?

1,392 students attend Shivela Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

47% of Shivela Middle School students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

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

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

What grades does Shivela Middle School offer ?

Shivela Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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