Foothill Middle School
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
About This School
A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.
Foothill Middle School had an API growth score of 890 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Foothill Middle School's 2012 base score was 898, however the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Foothill Middle School had 27 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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All Grades Algebra I Performance
Foothill Middle School Reviews
Academics are a strong focus at FMS, and the teaching staff ensures that all students are working to their full potential. You feel a sense of order, discipline, and respect when you walk through the halls of this school, which is very rare for most middle schools. The teachers here are wonderful.