Sarah McGarvin Intermediate

Overview

Student Enrollment
810
Best Middle School in California
#81
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Garden Grove Unified
Type Public
 Phone (714)663-6218
 Location 9802 Bishop Pl.
Westminster, CA 92683
Charter School No

Sarah McGarvin Intermediate has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 81st in the best public middle schools in California.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Sarah McGarvin Intermediate student body is mostly Asian Pacific with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White4.7%38
Black0.4%3
Hispanic12.8%104
Asian Pacific79.1%641
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander1.1%9
Two or more races1.9%15

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 42.6%

49% 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, Sarah McGarvin Intermediate students are largely middle income and rank 582nd in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade404
8th Grade406
Total810

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
72%
Rank in California
81st
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Sarah McGarvin Intermediate scored an average 72% 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 6.8% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70%80%
Boys68%70%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander76%80%
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic30% to 34%*50% to 54%*
Multiracialsuppressed*suppressed*
White50% to 59%*50% to 59%*
With Disabilites11% to 19%*20% to 29%*
Limited English35% to 39%*35% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%
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%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

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

Location

Sarah McGarvin Intermediate
9802 Bishop Pl.
Westminster, CA
92683
(714)663-6218

10 out of 10 1

District

Garden Grove Unified
Garden Grove, CA