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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • 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
1243
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.1% 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 77 41
Proficiency in Reading 80 46
Proficiency in Math 73 36

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 42
Proficiency in Reading 83 48
Proficiency in Math 75 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 41
Proficiency in Reading 79 47
Proficiency in Math 67.73 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 26.61
AVG FOR DISTRICT 26.39
AVG FOR STATE 23.63
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 421 33.9%
Grade 7 445 35.8%
Grade 8 377 30.3%
Total 1243 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 55.1% 53.6% 25.2%
Black 2.4% 2.9% 6.1%
Hispanic 22.0% 26.5% 56.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 20.3% 16.8% 11.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.4% 12.3% 58.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 9.1% 49.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 3.2% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 50,168 39,536,653
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,971.2 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.2% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.7% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.6% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.4% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 27.1% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 21,456 12,888,128
Single Parent Households With Children 5.5% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.5% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.9% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 22.5% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.4% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 8.6% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,493 $54,463,095 44.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $367 $3,638,805 3.0%
Staff $206 $2,042,490 1.7%
General Administration $63 $624,645 0.5%
School Administration $448 $4,441,920 3.6%
Operation $787 $7,803,105 6.4%
Transportation $130 $1,288,950 1.1%
Other $494 $4,898,010 4.0%
Total Support $2,493 $24,718,095 20.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,304 $42,674,160 35.0%
Total Expenditures $12,291 $121,865,265 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,628 $35,042,190,399 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $503 $3,132,694,832 4.4%
Staff $532 $3,313,420,819 4.6%
General Administration $92 $574,369,306 0.8%
School Administration $617 $3,842,972,574 5.4%
Operation $941 $5,861,130,775 8.2%
Transportation $229 $1,423,064,571 2.0%
Other $495 $3,082,557,570 4.3%
Total Support $3,410 $21,230,644,860 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,436 $15,165,585,439 21.2%
Total Expenditures $11,474 $71,439,433,283 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%