Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,107
Best Middle School in California
#14
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Palo Alto Unified
Type Public
 Phone (650)856-5188
 Location 480 E. Meadow Dr.
Palo Alto, CA 94306
Charter School No

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 14th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle student body is predominantly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White40.8%452
Black1.9%21
Hispanic9%100
Asian Pacific42.6%472
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.7%8
Two or more races4.8%53

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 4%

5% 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, Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle students are largely wealthy and rank 53rd in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade378
7th Grade358
8th Grade371
Total1,107

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in California
14th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.9% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85%90%
Boys83%79%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander92%90%
Black40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Hispanic45% to 49%*50% to 54%*
Multiracial80% to 89%*80% to 89%*
White86%86%
With Disabilites35% to 39%*35% to 39%*
Limited English70% to 74%*20% to 29%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

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

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 Students0.6%6
Boys1.2%6
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

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

Location

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle
480 E. Meadow Dr.
Palo Alto, CA
94306
(650)856-5188

10 out of 10 1

District

Palo Alto Unified
Palo Alto, CA