Columbia 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
739 Morse Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
Phone
(408) 522-8247
District
SUNNYVALE
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
790
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

4

(10 is best)

Better than 31.1% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 44
Proficiency in Reading 34 50
Proficiency in Math 27 39

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 44
Proficiency in Reading 44 51
Proficiency in Math 27 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 43
Proficiency in Reading 40 49
Proficiency in Math 20.75 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.27
AVG FOR DISTRICT 22.42
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 244 30.9%
Grade 7 270 34.2%
Grade 8 276 34.9%
Total 790 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 13.7% 25.5% 24.4%
Black 2.5% 1.5% 5.7%
Hispanic 55.6% 31.1% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 22.6% 38.5% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 5.5% 3.4% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.3% 33.2% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.3% 26.9% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 6.3% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 92,008 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 8,902.2 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.1% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 13.9% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 47.6% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.2% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 33,941 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 60.8% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 43.4% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.5% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 9.7% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 7.4% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.6% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 5.0% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,184 $53,474,256 45.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $930 $6,076,620 5.2%
Staff $740 $4,835,160 4.1%
General Administration $206 $1,346,004 1.2%
School Administration $840 $5,488,560 4.7%
Operation $1,314 $8,585,676 7.4%
Transportation $210 $1,372,140 1.2%
Other $771 $5,037,714 4.3%
Total Support $5,011 $32,741,874 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,671 $30,520,314 26.1%
Total Expenditures $17,866 $116,736,444 100.0%
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%