Farb Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
436
Best Middle School in California
#428
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District San Diego Unified
Type Public
 Phone (858)397-6750
 Location 4880 La Cuenta Dr.
San Diego, CA 92124
Charter School No

Farb Middle has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California middle schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 428th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Farb Middle student body is mainly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White23.9%104
Black7.1%31
Hispanic50.9%222
Asian Pacific8.7%38
Native American Indian0.5%2
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%2
Two or more races8.5%37

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 34.9%

41.1% 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, Farb Middle students are largely upper-middle income and rank 476th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade159
7th Grade120
8th Grade157
Total436

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
46%
Rank in California
428th
Rating
6 out of 10

Students at Farb Middle scored an average 46% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 31.9% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls35% to 39%*60% to 64%*
Boys30% to 34%*50% to 54%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% to 59%*80% to 89%*
Black21% to 39%*21% to 39%*
Hispanic30% to 34%*50% to 54%*
Multiracial20% to 29%*50% to 59%*
White40% to 44%*55% to 59%*
With Disabilites10% or less*11% to 19%*
Limited English10% or less*20% to 29%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.4%2
Boys0.8%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.4%2
Boys0.8%2
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.2%15
Boys4.5%11
Girls1.7%4
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.4%16
Boys5.8%14
Girls0.8%2

Location

Farb Middle
4880 La Cuenta Dr.
San Diego, CA
92124
(858)397-6750

7 out of 10 1

District

San Diego Unified
San Diego, CA