Brownell 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
7800 Carmel St.
Gilroy, CA 95020
Phone
(408) 847-3377
District
GILROY UNIFIED
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
845
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Brownell Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 42
Proficiency in Reading 44 47
Proficiency in Math 39 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 43
Proficiency in Reading 52 49
Proficiency in Math 43 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 42
Proficiency in Reading 51 48
Proficiency in Math 38.71 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 23.49
AVG FOR DISTRICT 25.22
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 254 30.1%
Grade 7 270 32.0%
Grade 8 321 38.0%
Total 845 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.5% 18.4% 25.0%
Black 1.7% 1.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 64.3% 73.1% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.6% 6.3% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.2% 55.5% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.4% 45.7% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 9.8% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,896 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 286.3 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.0% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.1% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 18,821 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 16.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.1% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 25.8% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.8% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.2% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.0% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,990 $70,897,640 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $522 $6,178,392 4.7%
Staff $496 $5,870,656 4.5%
General Administration $85 $1,006,060 0.8%
School Administration $571 $6,758,356 5.2%
Operation $961 $11,374,396 8.7%
Transportation $177 $2,094,972 1.6%
Other $440 $5,207,840 4.0%
Total Support $3,252 $38,490,672 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,786 $21,139,096 16.2%
Total Expenditures $11,027 $130,515,572 100.0%
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%