PROFICIENCY 41% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
39%Little Lake City Elementary
36%Santa Fe Springs

Lake Center Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Little Lake City Elementary" in Santa Fe Springs, CA. There are a total of 912 students and 41 teachers at Lake Center Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 425 free lunch students and 203 reduced lunch students.

Lake Center Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.5%, which is 6% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch425
Reduced lunch203


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 Lake Center 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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Lake Center Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 5.5% 4.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 1.1% 1.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.1% 2.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 91.3% 90.0% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.5% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.4% 0.6% 3.1% 3.1%

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Lakeside Middle School35%1.1Norwalk, CA
Rancho Santa Gertrudes Elementary17%1.1Santa Fe Springs, CA
William W. Orr Elementary45%1.2Norwalk, CA
Paddison Elementary43%1.3Norwalk, CA
Studebaker Elementary41%1.4Norwalk, CA
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Santa Fe Springs demographics profile

StatisticSanta Fe SpringsCaliforniaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,96523291
Median age36.936.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%52%55%
Speak English44%56%79%
Speak Spanish47%29%13%

Education level achieved in Santa Fe Springs

IndexSanta Fe SpringsCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school76.2%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college45.8%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Lake Center 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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