Ethel Dwyer 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
1502 Palm Ave.
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Phone
(714) 536-7507
District
HUNTINGTON BEACH CITY ELEMENTARY
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1307
Classroom Teachers
48

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Ethel Dwyer Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 44
Proficiency in Reading 72 50
Proficiency in Math 61 39

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 44
Proficiency in Reading 76 51
Proficiency in Math 65 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 43
Proficiency in Reading 67 49
Proficiency in Math 63.66 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 27.18
AVG FOR DISTRICT 27.28
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 408 31.2%
Grade 7 449 34.4%
Grade 8 450 34.4%
Total 1307 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.9% 64.7% 24.4%
Black 0.7% 0.6% 5.7%
Hispanic 26.3% 21.7% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 13.2% 12.4% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.9% 19.6% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.3% 18.1% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 1.5% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 84,609 39,512,223
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,142.1 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.1% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 18.7% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 34,719 12,950,743
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.0% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.2% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 27.0% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.2% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.5% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.5% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.1% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 6.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,685 $47,784,380 64.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $311 $2,223,028 3.0%
Staff $525 $3,752,700 5.0%
General Administration $117 $836,316 1.1%
School Administration $529 $3,781,292 5.1%
Operation $690 $4,932,120 6.6%
Transportation $105 $750,540 1.0%
Other $479 $3,423,892 4.6%
Total Support $2,755 $19,692,740 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $961 $6,869,228 9.2%
Total Expenditures $10,401 $74,346,348 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%