PROFICIENCY 48% 26% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%Pioneer Union Elementary

Pioneer Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Pioneer Union Elementary" in Hanford, CA. There are a total of 543 students and 20 teachers at Pioneer Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1. There are a total of 120 free lunch students and 50 reduced lunch students.

Pioneer Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 48.0%, which is 26% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio28:1
Free lunch120
Reduced lunch50


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Pioneer Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Pioneer Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 44.0% 44.0% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 3.9% 3.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 7.7% 7.7% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 41.4% 41.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 2.3% 3.1% 3.1%

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Hanford demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)76923291
Median age27.536.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.4:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%52%55%
Speak English82%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%

Education level achieved in Hanford

Completed 8th grade94.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school94.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college62.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.7%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.0%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Pioneer Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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