PROFICIENCY 53% 38% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
70%Rancho Palos Verdes
38%California

Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. There are a total of 1,846 students and 68 teachers at Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1. There are a total of 799 free lunch students and 163 reduced lunch students.

Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.5%, which is 38% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1846
Teachers67.83
Student/Teacher ratio28:1
Free lunch799
Reduced lunch163

 

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 Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson 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
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
640%
746%
851%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All60%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
653%
760%
866%
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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Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 15.9% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 10.1% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 9.1% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 62.0% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Crestwood Street Elementary34%1.2Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Miraleste Intermediate63%1.2Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Eshelman Avenue Elementary36%1.5Lomita, CA
Alexander Fleming Middle School28%1.9Lomita, CA
Mira Catalina Elementary67%2.1Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Rancho Vista Elementary84%2.8Rolling Hills Estates, CA
John Adams Elementary54%2.9Torrance, CA
Walteria Elementary68%3.0Torrance, CA
Soleado Elementary82%3.0Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Howard Wood Elementary52%3.2Torrance, CA
J. H. Hull Middle School40%3.4Torrance, CA
Palos Verdes Peninsula High79%3.4Rolling Hills Estates, CA

Rancho Palos Verdes demographics profile

StatisticRancho Palos VerdesCaliforniaNational
Population42,41238,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,15023291
Median age49.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%52%55%
Speak English64%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Education level achieved in Rancho Palos Verdes

IndexRancho Palos VerdesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school96.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college87.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree72.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors65.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters31.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Rudecinda Sepulveda Dodson Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.