Sierra Madre Middle School

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160 N. Canon Ave.
Sierra Madre, CA 91024
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Sierra Madre Middle School serves 524 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sierra Madre Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Sierra Madre Middle School's student population of 524 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Sierra Madre Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sierra Madre Middle School is 0.68, 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 Testing Rank
#1653 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio31:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
12%
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Hispanic
24%
54%
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Black
7%
5%
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White
49%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasadena Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sierra Madre Middle School is Method Schools High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Foothills Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sierra Madre Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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