7085 Auburn Blvd.
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sylvan Middle School serves 750 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 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 750 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sylvan Middle School's student population of 750 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
750 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 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 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 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
25:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
33%
56%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
49%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 28% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Sylvan Middle School?

750 students attend Sylvan Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

49% of Sylvan Middle School students are White, 33% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sylvan Middle School?

Sylvan Middle School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Sylvan Middle School offer ?

Sylvan Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break (No School)
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 06, 2023 (Tuesday)
First Day of School
August 10, 2023 (Thursday)
Thanksgiving Break (No School)
November 20, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 750 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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