Sharon Christa Mcauliffe Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4112 Cerritos Ave.
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Phone
(714) 816-3320
District
LOS ALAMITOS UNIFIED
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1254
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Sharon Christa Mcauliffe Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 42
Proficiency in Reading 79 47
Proficiency in Math 69 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 43
Proficiency in Reading 84 49
Proficiency in Math 72 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 75 42
Proficiency in Reading 80 48
Proficiency in Math 70.12 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 26.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 26.22
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 376 30.0%
Grade 7 428 34.1%
Grade 8 450 35.9%
Total 1254 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.0% 51.9% 25.0%
Black 2.6% 3.0% 5.9%
Hispanic 24.1% 27.3% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.4% 17.0% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.9% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.6% 14.0% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 9.6% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 4.3% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 49,907 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,955.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.3% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.8% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.0% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.4% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 27.5% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,446 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 48.9% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.7% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.2% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.6% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 7.7% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,807 $67,654,773 57.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $433 $4,303,587 3.7%
Staff $290 $2,882,310 2.5%
General Administration $71 $705,669 0.6%
School Administration $541 $5,376,999 4.6%
Operation $814 $8,090,346 6.9%
Transportation $141 $1,401,399 1.2%
Other $568 $5,645,352 4.8%
Total Support $2,858 $28,405,662 24.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,157 $21,438,423 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,822 $117,498,858 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%