Vista Heights Middle School

  • Vista Heights Middle School serves 1,327 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Vista Heights 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • Vista Heights Middle School's student population of 1,327 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vista Heights Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vista Heights Middle School is 0.53, 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#5857 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
20%
6%
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White
10%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoreno Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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