Suzanne Middle School

  • Suzanne Middle School serves 1,286 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Suzanne Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Placements

Suzanne Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Suzanne Middle School's student population of 1,286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Suzanne Middle School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Suzanne Middle School is 0.56, 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#1080 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
60%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
7%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWalnut Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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