Bancroft 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
5301 E. Centralia St.
Long Beach, CA 90808
Phone
(562) 425-7461
District
LONG BEACH UNIFIED
County
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
980
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 42
Proficiency in Reading 50 47
Proficiency in Math 50 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 43
Proficiency in Reading 60 49
Proficiency in Math 38 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 42
Proficiency in Reading 57 48
Proficiency in Math 36.2 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 28.41
AVG FOR DISTRICT 25.98
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 328 33.5%
Grade 7 331 33.8%
Grade 8 321 32.8%
Total 980 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 21.9% 13.9% 25.0%
Black 14.3% 14.0% 5.9%
Hispanic 50.2% 59.3% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.7% 11.1% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.9% 1.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.6% 69.2% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.9% 59.1% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.7% 10.1% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 519,454 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,908.9 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.2% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.8% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 182,186 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 13.0% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 81.0% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.2% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.5% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.2% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 11.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,176 $556,606,440 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $581 $45,065,265 4.3%
Staff $560 $43,436,400 4.1%
General Administration $62 $4,809,030 0.5%
School Administration $650 $50,417,250 4.8%
Operation $1,358 $105,333,270 10.0%
Transportation $127 $9,850,755 0.9%
Other $410 $31,801,650 3.0%
Total Support $3,748 $290,713,620 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,684 $208,184,460 19.7%
Total Expenditures $13,608 $1,055,504,520 100.0%
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%