Sylvan Middle School

7085 Auburn Blvd.
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sylvan Middle School serves 769 students in grades 6-8.
Sylvan 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Sylvan Middle School's student population of 769 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
769 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Sylvan Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sylvan Middle School is 0.63, 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 Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#8449 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
23:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
53%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 769 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 30%)

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