Simons Middle School

  • Simons Middle School serves 784 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 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 784 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students784 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Simons Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Simons Middle School is 0.08, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6089 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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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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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Simons Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.080.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Simons Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePomona Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (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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