Sierra Middle School



Sierra Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sierra Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 419
8 410
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sierra Middle School is a public high school of the Riverside Unified School District located in Riverside, CA. It has 829 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 20.5 to 1.

Total Students: 829
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.37

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Sierra Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 423
(51%)
10,027
(51%)
 Female 406
(49%)
9,704
(49%)

Sierra Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 655
(79%)
11,432
(58%)
 White 99
(12%)
5,041
(26%)
 Black 34
(4%)
1,515
(8%)
 Asian 17
(2%)
1,026
(5%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
541
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
105
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
71
(0%)

Sierra Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 585
(71%)
9,497
(48%)
 Not Eligible 138
(17%)
8,157
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 106
(13%)
2,077
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sierra Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Sierra Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1017
2006 1006
2007 983
2008 938
2009 974
2010 926
2011 900
2012 886
2013 881
2014 890
2015 829

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 22.4
2007 19.3
2008 20.6
2009 22.2
2010 N/A
2011 21.5
2012 21.1
2013 21.2
2014 21.3
2015 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67846607669617
2006 0.71769383697813
2007 0.59511698880977
2008 0.7910447761194
2009 0.82854209445585
2010 0.74082073434125
2011 0.27
2012 0.86004514672686
2013 0.8410896708286
2014 0.84831460674157
2015 0.8335343787696

Compare Sierra Middle School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.4%
 

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