Pioneer Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
543
Best Middle School in California
#385
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Pioneer Union Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (559)584-0112
 Location 101 W. Pioneer Way
Hanford, CA 93230
Charter School Yes

Pioneer Middle has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 385th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

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

Race Percent Students
White42.7%232
Black6.1%33
Hispanic40.3%219
Asian Pacific8.1%44
Native American Indian0.9%5
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.4%2
Two or more races1.5%8

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 17.4%

22.1% 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, Pioneer Middle students are largely upper income and rank 237th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade179
7th Grade178
8th Grade186
Total543

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
48%
Rank in California
385th
Rating
7 out of 10

Students at Pioneer Middle scored an average 48% 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 28.3% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls45% to 49%*55% to 59%*
Boys45% to 49%*40% to 44%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander50% to 59%*70% to 79%*
Black21% to 39%*21% to 39%*
Hispanic35% to 39%*40% to 44%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White55% to 59%*50% to 54%*
With Disabilites20% or less*20% or less*
Limited English20% or less*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate11%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate10%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.4%2
Boys0.7%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.4%2
Boys0.7%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 Students1.1%6
Boys1.4%4
Girls0.7%2
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2%11
Boys2.5%7
Girls1.4%4

Location

Pioneer Middle
101 W. Pioneer Way
Hanford, CA
93230
(559)584-0112

8 out of 10 1

District

Pioneer Union Elementary
Hanford, CA