PROFICIENCY 25% 34% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
19%Lancaster Elementary
22%Lancaster
38%California

Amargosa Creek Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Lancaster Elementary" in Lancaster, CA. There are a total of 948 students and 43 teachers at Amargosa Creek Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 578 free lunch students and 97 reduced lunch students.

Amargosa Creek Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.0%, which is 34% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students948
Teachers42.56
Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch578
Reduced lunch97

 

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 Amargosa Creek 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

GradeProficiency
All19%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-24%
719%
817%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All31%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
640-44%
729%
831%
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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Amargosa Creek Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 18.6% 14.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 26.3% 28.9% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 2.7% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 46.4% 50.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.6% 2.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lancaster High35%0.7Lancaster, CA
West Wind Elementary25%0.9Lancaster, CA
Desert Sands Charter12%0.9Lancaster, CA
John And Jacquelyn Miller Elementary26%1.3Lancaster, CA
Nancy Cory Elementary24%1.5Lancaster, CA
Sunnydale Elementary18%1.6Lancaster, CA
Monte Vista Elementary18%1.7Lancaster, CA
Endeavour Middle School25%1.9Lancaster, CA
Desert View Elementary13%1.9Lancaster, CA
Sierra Elementary11%2.1Lancaster, CA
Valley View Elementary36%2.5Lancaster, CA
Mariposa Elementary14%2.6Lancaster, CA

Lancaster demographics profile

StatisticLancasterCaliforniaNational
Population159,65138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,69323291
Median age31.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English77%56%79%
Speak Spanish19%29%13%

Education level achieved in Lancaster

IndexLancasterCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade80.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college51.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%
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