Nellie N. Coffman Middle School

34603 Plumley Rd, Cathedral City, CA 92234 | (760) 770-8617
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 1,104
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 34-603 Plumley Rd., Cathedral City, CA 92234
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,104
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 570 (51.6%)
  • Females: 534 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 118 (10.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 840 (76.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 958 (86.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Nellie N. Coffman Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.5%
Black333.0%
Asian211.9%
Hispanic93384.5%
White1059.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Nellie N. Coffman Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade37634.1%
7th Grade36533.1%
8th Grade36332.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
38.9%
District:
50.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
13.0%
District:
5.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 6.3%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 54.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 11.3
Average Age
School:
39.9
District:
47.8
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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4 reviews for Nellie N. Coffman Middle School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on May 13, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This School Is The Best And I Go To JWMS. I Miss NNC Very much And I Love That School.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Nellie N. Coffman Middle School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST Geometry
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 2003-2004
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201039.0%40.0%55.0%
200936.0%40.0%52.0%
200828.0%35.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201035.0%38.0%52.0%
200931.0%32.0%49.0%
200826.0%30.0%44.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201041.0%45.0%55.0%
200944.0%45.0%54.0%
200839.0%36.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201041.0%41.0%48.0%
200934.0%38.0%43.0%
200835.0%25.0%41.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
200873.0%75.0%80.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201056.0%58.0%46.0%
200974.0%50.0%44.0%
200870.0%44.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201042.0%46.0%54.0%
200935.0%38.0%48.0%
200827.0%36.0%45.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201043.0%33.0%30.0%
200939.0%23.0%30.0%
200840.0%33.0%31.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201034.0%39.0%47.0%
200931.0%34.0%42.0%
200819.0%33.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201047.0%55.0%59.0%
200956.0%47.0%56.0%
200837.0%42.0%52.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
200850.0%83.0%84.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201056.0%19.0%31.0%
200975.0%15.0%28.0%
200871.0%21.0%25.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201043.0%31.0%27.0%
200939.0%23.0%26.0%
200840.0%32.0%27.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
200850.0%10.0%24.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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