Stephens Middle School

  • Stephens Middle School serves 801 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 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Stephens 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 28:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Stephens Middle School's student population of 801 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students801 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Stephens 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 diversity score of Stephens Middle School is 0.51, 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#6739 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)
34%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio28:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
12%
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Hispanic
68%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Stephens Middle School is Reid High School (0.9 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Muir K-8 (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Beach Muir K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 1,077 student
    0.4 miles
    3038 Delta Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562) 426-5571
    0.4 K-8 1,077
  • Long Beach Webster Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 572 students
    0.5 miles
    1755 W. 32nd Way
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562) 595-6568
    0.5 K-5 572
  • Long Beach Hudson K-8
    Grades: K-8 | 696 students
    0.7 miles
    2335 Webster Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562) 426-0470
    0.7 K-8 696
  • Long Beach Garfield Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 710 students
    0.8 miles
    2240 Baltic Ave.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562) 424-8167
    0.8 K-5 710
  • Long Beach Reid High School Alternative School
    Grades: 11-12 | 220 students
    0.9 miles
    2153 W. Hill St.
    Long Beach, CA 90810
    (562) 989-2098
    0.9 11-12 220

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