|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||7th grade to 9th grade|
|School District||Irvine Unified|
|Location||655 W. Yale Loop
Irvine, CA 92614
South Lake Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 89th 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.
The South Lake Middle student body is predominantly White with a significant Asian Pacific population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.6%||4|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.6%||4|
|Two or more races||3.5%||24|
19.6% 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, South Lake Middle students are largely upper income and rank 208th in California for middle school student family income.
Students at South Lake Middle scored an average 71% 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 7.4% of California middle schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||75% to 79%*||75% to 79%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||85% to 89%*||75% to 79%*|
|Black||40% to 59%*||40% to 59%*|
|Hispanic||40% to 44%*||50% to 54%*|
|Multiracial||60% to 79%*||60% to 79%*|
|White||70% to 74%*||75% to 79%*|
|With Disabilites||20% to 29%*||11% to 19%*|
|Limited English||55% to 59%*||30% to 34%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%||10%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||6%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
South Lake Middle
655 W. Yale Loop