Branciforte 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
315 Poplar St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone
(831) 429-3883
District
SANTA CRUZ CITY HIGH
County
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
508
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.6% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 42
Proficiency in Reading 58 47
Proficiency in Math 33 37

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 43
Proficiency in Reading 61 49
Proficiency in Math 45 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 42
Proficiency in Reading 49 48
Proficiency in Math 36.0 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.28
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.45
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 168 33.1%
Grade 7 165 32.5%
Grade 8 175 34.4%
Total 508 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.8% 55.1% 25.0%
Black 1.0% 1.3% 5.9%
Hispanic 49.9% 38.9% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 3.8% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.4% 39.0% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.5% 31.1% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 7.9% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 97,034 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 695.6 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.9% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 39.7% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.2% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 34,826 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.1% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.7% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.7% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.2% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.8% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 13.8% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Support Expenditures
Student UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Staff UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
General Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
School Administration UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Operation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Transportation UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Other UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Support UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Non-instructional Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Total Expenditures UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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%