Sutter Middle School

  • Sutter Middle School serves 1,176 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Sutter Middle School's student population of 1,176 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,176 students
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers

School Comparison

  • Sutter Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sutter Middle School is 0.75, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#1753 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
Two or more races
Diversity Score0.750.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSacramento City Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Sutter Middle School is the best school around! It has wonderful faculty and staff. The students are well-behaved and all would say that Sutter is a friendly campus. The academic programs are set accordingly to the level of learning for each student. Overall, this school deserves the highest praises!
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