2425 Stuart St.
Berkeley, CA 94705
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Willard Middle School serves 634 students in grades 6-8.
Willard 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 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (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 77% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Willard Middle School's student population of 634 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Willard 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 Willard Middle School is 0.72, 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
#788 out of 9659 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
9%
12%
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Hispanic
19%
56%
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Black
12%
5%
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White
46%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
14%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 634 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.72

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