Middle Schools in Sunnyvale


The Sunnyvale area is home to two middle schools, Sunnyvale Middle and Columbia Middle, which serve students in grades 6-8. Based on the available data, Sunnyvale Middle appears to be the standout school, with higher academic performance, lower chronic absenteeism, and a more diverse student population compared to Columbia Middle.

Sunnyvale Middle boasts a 4-star statewide ranking and consistently outperforms the Sunnyvale district and California state averages on Smarter Balanced Assessments for English Language Arts and Mathematics. In contrast, Columbia Middle has a lower 2-star statewide ranking and significantly lower proficiency rates on these assessments.

The differences between the two schools extend beyond academic performance. Sunnyvale Middle has a more diverse student population, with a higher percentage of White and Asian students, while Columbia Middle has a larger Hispanic student population. Additionally, Sunnyvale Middle has a lower percentage of students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch, indicating a higher socioeconomic status among its student body.

District Detail

 819 W. Iowa Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94088-3217

 (408) 522-8200

SchoolDigger Rank:
494th of 1560 California districts

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Grades served: K-8
Students: 5,456

Primary Schools: 8
Middle Schools: 2
High Schools: 0
Alternative Schools: 0
We found 2 schools.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Department of Education.

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