Simons Middle School

  • Simons Middle School serves 777 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Simons Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Simons Middle School's student population of 777 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students777 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Simons Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Simons Middle School is 0.09, 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#5890 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
96%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
n/a
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.090.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePomona Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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In simmons middle school everone is kind and they learn alot of things like math language arts history science and p.e. is also fun ecause we are doing the olympics anf there is also an elective class
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