De Portola Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
969
Best Middle School in California
#161
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District San Diego Unified
Type Public
 Phone (858)496-8080
 Location 11010 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92124
Charter School No

De Portola Middle has an academic rating well above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 161st in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The De Portola Middle student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White37.5%363
Black6.8%66
Hispanic35.8%347
Asian Pacific9%87
Native American Indian0.3%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%3
Two or more races10.3%100

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 21.3%

26% 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, De Portola Middle students are largely upper income and rank 290th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade326
7th Grade319
8th Grade324
Total969

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
63%
Rank in California
161st
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at De Portola Middle scored an average 63% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 12.6% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls52%73%
Boys59%66%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander65% to 69%*75% to 79%*
Black35% to 39%*55% to 59%*
Hispanic44%60%
Multiracial65% to 69%*80% to 84%*
White63%77%
With Disabilites10% to 14%*15% to 19%*
Limited English11% to 19%*11% to 19%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.4%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.4%2

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.6%35
Boys5.3%26
Girls1.9%9
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.6%25
Boys4.3%21
Girls0.8%4

Location

De Portola Middle
11010 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA
92124
(858)496-8080

9 out of 10 1

District

San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA