Mulcahy Middle School

1001 West Sonora Ave, Tulare, CA 93274 | (559) 685-7250
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Student Enrollment: 634
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
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: 634
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 323 (50.9%)
  • Females: 311 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (6.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 557 (87.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 595 (93.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mulcahy Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black355.5%
Asian193.0%
Hispanic53584.4%
White426.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mulcahy Middle School
  Number Percent
5th Grade12619.9%
6th Grade16425.9%
7th Grade16626.2%
8th Grade17828.1%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
20.6%
District:
61.5%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 3.3%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 96.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 34.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 9.9
Average Age
School:
38.0
District:
48.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Mulcahy Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 15, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great School! i went to Mulcahy now my children are attending and hopefully my grandchildren, too. PROUD STALLION!!

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Mulcahy Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 1998-1999
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201033.0%47.0%58.0%
200929.0%45.0%54.0%
200827.0%44.0%48.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201032.0%56.0%61.0%
200941.0%52.0%57.0%
200832.0%48.0%51.0%
 
CST Science Test
201024.0%50.0%56.0%
200932.0%47.0%49.0%
200824.0%47.0%46.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201030.0%45.0%55.0%
200934.0%45.0%52.0%
200832.0%41.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201033.0%47.0%52.0%
200928.0%43.0%49.0%
200828.0%40.0%44.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201043.0%48.0%55.0%
200934.0%47.0%54.0%
200829.0%41.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201041.0%45.0%48.0%
200927.0%42.0%43.0%
200834.0%46.0%41.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201049.0%46.0%46.0%
200930.0%54.0%44.0%
20085.0%44.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201050.0%51.0%54.0%
200934.0%41.0%48.0%
200823.0%36.0%45.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201014.0%16.0%30.0%
200913.0%25.0%30.0%
20089.0%24.0%31.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201024.0%46.0%47.0%
200913.0%42.0%42.0%
20088.0%27.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201049.0%58.0%59.0%
200955.0%57.0%56.0%
200826.0%46.0%52.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201049.0%46.0%31.0%
200930.0%54.0%28.0%
20085.0%44.0%25.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
201014.0%16.0%27.0%
200913.0%25.0%26.0%
20089.0%24.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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