PROFICIENCY 22% 42% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Porterville Unified
11%Porterville
38%California

Pioneer Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Porterville Unified" in Porterville, CA. There are a total of 753 students and 32 teachers at Pioneer Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 649 free lunch students and 36 reduced lunch students.

Pioneer Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 42% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students753
Teachers31.81
Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch649
Reduced lunch36

 

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

GradeProficiency
All17%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
615-19%
715-19%
815-19%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-24%
725-29%
830-34%
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.

Pioneer Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 7.4% 17.7% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.3% 0.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.7% 3.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 83.2% 74.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 5.8% 2.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.2% 1.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Porterville demographics profile

StatisticPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Population6,46039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,14125691
Median age28.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%52%55%
Speak English30%56%79%
Speak Spanish69%29%13%

Education level achieved in Porterville

IndexPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade46.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school41.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college18.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree7.2%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors3.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters0.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%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.