Sierra Madre Middle School

  • Sierra Madre Middle School serves 427 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Sierra Madre Middle School operates within the Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 427 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 427 students
Sierra Madre Middle School Total Students (2014-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Sierra Madre Middle School Total Teachers (2014-2015)
Students by Grade Sierra Madre Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 24:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
33%
54%
Black
9%
6%
White
49%
24%
Two or more races
5%
3%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.41
Sierra Madre Middle School Diversity Score (2013-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
20%
50%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
9%

District Comparison

  • Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 18,478 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,490 is higher than the state average of $12,314. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,773 is less than the state average of $12,270. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Pasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
33
4
Number of Students Managed 18,478 1,597
Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $244 MM $20 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $230 MM $20 MM
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,490 $12,314
Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,773 $12,270
Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sierra MadreSierra Madre Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 711 students
    0.6 miles
    141 W. Highland Ave.
    Sierra MadreCA 91024
    (626)396-5890
    0.6KG-8711
  • ArcadiaHighland Oaks Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 680 students
    0.8 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8354
    0.8KG-5680
  • ArcadiaFoothills Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 753 students
    1.4 miles
    234 Campus Dr.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)821-8363
    1.46-8753
  • PasadenaDon Benito Fundamental Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 633 students
    1.6 miles
    3700 Denair St.
    PasadenaCA 91107
    (626)396-5870
    1.6KG-5633
  • PasadenaField (eugene) Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 473 students
    1.8 miles
    3600 Sierra Madre Blvd.
    PasadenaCA 91107
    (626)396-5860
    1.8KG-5473

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