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Cooper Middle


Overview

Student Enrollment
569
Best Middle School in California
#854
 Rating 3 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Fresno Unified
Type Public
 Phone (559)248-7050
 Location 2277 W. Bellaire Way
Fresno, CA 93705
Charter School No

Cooper Middle has an academic rating somewhat below the average for California middle schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 854th in the best public middle schools in California.

Demographics

Race

The Cooper Middle student body is mostly Hispanic with a smaller White population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White10.9%62
Black8.3%47
Hispanic71.9%409
Asian Pacific6.3%36
Native American Indian0.5%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.9%5
Two or more races1.2%7

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Lower 46.2%

59.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Cooper Middle students are largely middle income and rank 734th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade184
7th Grade190
8th Grade195
Total569

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

3 out of 10

Rank: 854th in California

Students at Cooper Middle scored an average 26% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat below the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 38.2% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls10% to 14%*40% to 44%*
Boys20% to 24%*25% to 29%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander11% to 19%*40% to 49%*
Black20% to 29%*30% to 39%*
Hispanic14%32%
Multiracial50% or more*less than 50%*
White30% to 39%*50% to 59%*
With Disabilitesless than 50%*less than 50%*
Limited English10% or less*10% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate14%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.4%33
Boys6.2%17
Girls5.8%16

Location

Cooper Middle
2277 W. Bellaire Way
Fresno, CA
93705
(559)248-7050

4 out of 10 1

District

Fresno Unified
Fresno, CA