Rancho San Joaquin Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
856
Best Middle School in California
#43
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Irvine Unified
Type Public
 Phone (949)936-6500
 Location 4861 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA 92612
Charter School No

Rancho San Joaquin Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 43rd in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Rancho San Joaquin Middle student body is mainly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White31%265
Black2.2%19
Hispanic8.5%73
Asian Pacific51.9%444
Native American Indian0.5%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.2%2
Two or more races5.7%49

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 9.5%

12% 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, Rancho San Joaquin Middle students are largely wealthy and rank 129th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade430
8th Grade426
Total856

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
77%
Rank in California
43rd
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Rancho San Joaquin Middle scored an average 77% 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 4.1% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls77%77%
Boys81%73%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90%82%
Black60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Hispanic45% to 49%*45% to 49%*
Multiracial70% to 79%*70% to 79%*
White70% to 74%*70% to 74%*
With Disabilites20% to 29%*20% to 29%*
Limited English60% to 64%*30% to 34%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%

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 Students0.5%4
Boys0.9%4
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.2%11
Boys2.5%11
Girls0%0

Location

Rancho San Joaquin Middle
4861 Michelson Dr.
Irvine, CA
92612
(949)936-6500

10 out of 10 1

District

Irvine Unified
Irvine, CA