PROFICIENCY 37% 3% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Long Beach Unified

Hoover Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Long Beach Unified" in Lakewood, CA. There are a total of 860 students and 33 teachers at Hoover Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 27 to 1. There are a total of 435 free lunch students and 132 reduced lunch students.

Hoover Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 3% lower than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio27:1
Free lunch435
Reduced lunch132


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 Hoover 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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Hoover Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 10.7% 15.5% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 28.2% 14.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 14.2% 11.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 40.5% 55.2% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 5.0% 1.7% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.2% 1.6% 3.1% 3.1%

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Riley Elementary39%0.3Lakewood, CA
Madison Elementary47%0.4Lakewood, CA
Holmes Elementary37%0.7Lakewood, CA
Twain Elementary43%1.0Long Beach, CA
Bancroft Middle School43%1.3Long Beach, CA
Intensive Learning Center53%1.5Lakewood, CA
Barton Elementary20%1.6Long Beach, CA
Lakewood High34%1.7Lakewood, CA
Stephen Foster Elementary52%1.7Lakewood, CA
Harte Elementary30%1.7Long Beach, CA
Hughes Middle School44%1.8Long Beach, CA
Captain Raymond Collins19%1.8Long Beach, CA

Lakewood demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)8,60623291
Median age38.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English65%56%79%
Speak Spanish19%29%13%

Education level achieved in Lakewood

Completed 8th grade87.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college66.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.9%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Hoover 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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