Twin Peaks Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,192
Best Middle School in California
#182
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Poway Unified
Type Public
 Phone (858)748-5131
 Location 14640 Tierra Bonita Rd.
Poway, CA 92064
Charter School No

Twin Peaks Middle has an academic rating well above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 182nd in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Twin Peaks Middle student body is primarily White with a sizeable Hispanic population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White62%739
Black2.3%27
Hispanic21.3%254
Asian Pacific8.6%102
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%4
Two or more races5.5%66

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 11%

14.4% 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, Twin Peaks Middle students are largely upper income and rank 150th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade407
7th Grade396
8th Grade389
Total1,192

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
62%
Rank in California
182nd
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Twin Peaks Middle scored an average 62% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 13.9% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls54%72%
Boys56%64%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 64%*70% to 74%*
Black40% to 59%*40% to 59%*
Hispanic35% to 39%*45% to 49%*
Multiracial60% to 69%*80% to 89%*
White60%73%
With Disabilites15% to 19%*25% to 29%*
Limited English6% to 9%*10% to 14%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate9%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.6%7
Boys0.8%5
Girls0.3%2
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

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

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.3%2
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%13
Boys1.8%11
Girls0.3%2

Location

Twin Peaks Middle
14640 Tierra Bonita Rd.
Poway, CA
92064
(858)748-5131

9 out of 10 1

District

Poway Unified
San Diego, CA