Sierra Vista Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
733
Best Middle School in California
#28
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Irvine Unified
Type Public
 Phone (949)936-6600
 Location 2 Liberty
Irvine, CA 92620
Charter School No

Sierra Vista Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 28th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Sierra Vista Middle student body is mainly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White32.5%238
Black2.7%20
Hispanic7%51
Asian Pacific54%396
Native American Indian0.4%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%2
Two or more races3.1%23

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 6.3%

8.5% 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, Sierra Vista Middle students are largely wealthy and rank 85th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade422
8th Grade311
Total733

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
80%
Rank in California
28th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Sierra Vista Middle scored an average 80% 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 3% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls83%85%
Boys77%76%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander90%87%
Black40% to 59%*21% to 39%*
Hispanic40% to 49%*50% to 59%*
Multiracial60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
White75% to 79%*80% to 84%*
With Disabilites20% to 29%*20% to 29%*
Limited English55% to 59%*40% to 49%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

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

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 Students0.2%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.5%2
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

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

Location

Sierra Vista Middle
2 Liberty
Irvine, CA
92620
(949)936-6600

10 out of 10 1

District

Irvine Unified
Irvine, CA