South Pasadena Middle School

  • South Pasadena Middle School serves 1,117 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • South Pasadena Middle School operates within the South Pasadena Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1117 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,117 students
South Pasadena Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Pasadena Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
South Pasadena Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Pasadena Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
South Pasadena Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
South Pasadena Middle School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Asian
39%
11%
South Pasadena Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
25%
54%
South Pasadena Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
South Pasadena Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
30%
24%
South Pasadena Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
South Pasadena Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Pasadena Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.700.41
South Pasadena Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
11%
50%
South Pasadena Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
5%
9%
South Pasadena Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Pasadena Unified School District's student population of 4,754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,591 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,991 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSouth Pasadena Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed4,7541,597
South Pasadena Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$46 MM$18 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$43 MM$18 MM
South Pasadena Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,591$10,966
South Pasadena Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,991$11,255
South Pasadena Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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