PROFICIENCY 33% 13% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
26%Porterville Unified
24%Porterville
38%California

Sequoia Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Porterville Unified" in Porterville, CA. There are a total of 580 students and 23 teachers at Sequoia Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 430 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Sequoia Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.0%, which is 13% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students580
Teachers23.33
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch430
Reduced lunch25

 

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 Sequoia 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
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
725-29%
825-29%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
740-44%
835-39%
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.

AreaVibes $2,500 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Sequoia Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 19.2% 17.7% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 0.7% 0.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.4% 3.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 73.6% 74.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 2.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.3% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.4% 1.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Westfield Elementary25%0.4Porterville, CA
Monte Vista Elementary19%0.9Porterville, CA
Monache High40%0.9Porterville, CA
Oak Grove Elementary21%1.2Porterville, CA
Butterfield Charter High17%1.5Porterville, CA
William R. Buckley Elementary31%1.7Porterville, CA
Burton Middle School22%1.8Porterville, CA
West Putnam Elementary17%1.8Porterville, CA
Belleview Elementary21%2.0Porterville, CA
Burton Horizon Academy17%2.0Porterville, CA
Bartlett Middle School16%2.0Porterville, CA
Burton Elementary30%2.1Porterville, CA

Porterville demographics profile

StatisticPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Population58,47238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,15923291
Median age29.136.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English45%56%79%
Speak Spanish51%29%13%

Education level achieved in Porterville

IndexPortervilleCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade67.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school63.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college39.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.6%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%
Write a school review about Sequoia Middle School Tell people what you like or don't like about Sequoia Middle School…
Review Sequoia Middle School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Sequoia Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.