9101 Brabham Dr.
Huntington Beach, CA 92646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School serves 759 students in grades 6-8.
Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher 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 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 759 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School's student population of 759 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
759 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Talbert (Samuel E.) Middle School is 0.66, 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
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#506 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
17%
12%
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Hispanic
19%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
52%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
10%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 759 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 81% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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