School Details

North Tahoe School

2945 Polaris Road, Tahoe City, CA 96161
(530) 581-7050
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 5-8 513 students 13 students/teacher (CA avg is 21)

Test Scores by grade

64%
67%
60%
72%
73%
65%
72%
72%
57%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Tahoe-Truckee Joint Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

68%
62%
60%
68%
62%
55%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Tahoe-Truckee Joint Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

60%
55%
60%
54%
47%
52%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Tahoe-Truckee Joint Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

56%
62%
50%
64%
59%
57%
29%
40%
31%
38%
47%
52%
63%
78%
67%

California Standards Test (CST)

In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Tahoe-Truckee Joint Unified average
  • California state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

North Tahoe School is a public middle school in Tahoe City. The principal of North Tahoe School is Teresa Rensch, whose e-mail is trensch@ttusd.org. 513 students go to North Tahoe School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 21% of the North Tahoe School students are "limited in English proficiency." 57% of the 513 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at North Tahoe School is 13:1. Cold Stream Alternative School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross country
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Track
  • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 49% 65%
Hispanic 46% 31%
Native American or Native Alaskan 3% 1%
Multiracial 0.7% %
Asian 0.5% 0.5%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.4% 0.5%
Unspecified 0.2% 2%
Filipino 0% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 3841%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 57% 31%
Limited English proficiency 21% 23%

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