Mcfarland Middle School

509 Third Place, Mcfarland, CA 93250 | (661) 792-3340
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 706
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 405 Mast Ave., Mcfarland, CA 93250
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: 706
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 351 (49.7%)
  • Females: 355 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 627 (88.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 627 (88.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mcfarland Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black20.3%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic68997.6%
White111.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mcfarland Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade19527.6%
7th Grade26237.1%
8th Grade24935.3%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
16.7%
District:
25.0%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 11.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.5%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 85.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 42.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 8.8
Average Age
School:
40.6
District:
40.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Mcfarland 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: 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
201035.0%35.0%55.0%
200925.0%25.0%52.0%
200826.0%26.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201047.0%47.0%52.0%
200927.0%27.0%49.0%
200825.0%25.0%44.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201092.0%92.0%84.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201022.0%22.0%55.0%
200926.0%26.0%54.0%
200830.0%30.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201024.0%24.0%48.0%
200922.0%22.0%43.0%
200821.0%21.0%41.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201045.0%45.0%46.0%
200960.0%60.0%44.0%
200830.0%30.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201036.0%36.0%54.0%
200932.0%32.0%48.0%
200824.0%24.0%45.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201037.0%37.0%47.0%
200920.0%20.0%42.0%
200815.0%15.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201027.0%27.0%59.0%
200935.0%35.0%56.0%
200825.0%25.0%52.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200917.0%17.0%30.0%
20086.0%6.0%31.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201050.0%32.0%31.0%
200960.0%19.0%28.0%
200830.0%16.0%25.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200917.0%12.0%26.0%
20086.0%10.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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