Willard Middle School

2425 Stuart St.
Berkeley, CA 94705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Willard Middle School serves 634 students in grades 6-8.
Willard Middle School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Willard Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Willard Middle School's student population of 634 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Willard Middle School is ranked within the top 20% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Willard Middle School is 0.74, which is more 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
#1158 out of 9602 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
18%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
42%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
18%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.740.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Willard Middle School is Berkeley Technology Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Claremont Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leconte Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Berkeley Leconte Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
    0.3 miles
    2241 Russell St.
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510) 644-6290
    0.3 K-5 381
  • Berkeley Emerson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 320 students
    0.4 miles
    2800 Forest Ave.
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510) 644-6890
    0.4 K-5 320
  • Berkeley Berkeley Technology Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 51 students
    0.7 miles
    2701 Mlk Jr. Way
    Berkeley, CA 94704
    (510) 644-6159
    0.7 10-12 51
  • Berkeley John Muir Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 296 students
    0.7 miles
    2955 Claremont Ave.
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510) 644-6410
    0.7 K-5 296
  • Oakland Peralta Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
    0.7 miles
    460 63rd St.
    Oakland, CA 94609
    (510) 654-7365
    0.7 K-5 329

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