6800 Penn Dr.
Dublin, CA 94568
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Wells Middle School serves 977 students in grades 6-8.
Wells Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 977 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wells Middle School's student population of 977 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
977 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Wells Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Wells Middle School is 0.74, 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
#2074 out of 9659 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
37%
12%
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Hispanic
18%
56%
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Black
5%
5%
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White
30%
22%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
7%
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School District Name
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?

52% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Wells Middle School?

977 students attend Wells Middle School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

37% of Wells Middle School students are Asian, 30% of students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

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

Wells Middle School has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Wells Middle School offer ?

Wells Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
April 03, 2023 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 02, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 977 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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