California School Ratings
Home by County by City/Region Statewide School Ratings Map FAQ

Bancroft Middle
5301 East Centralia St.
Long Beach, CA 90808

  • Compare with other schools in Long Beach
  • Compare with nearby schools
  • School Type: Middle School
  • District: Long Beach Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 8
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Class Size: 31
  • Core Academic Courses: 31
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 20%
  • English learners: 6%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 16%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 46%
  • Special education within past two years: 11%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.17
(based on the 93% who responded)
Graduate School
College Graduate
Some College
High School
Not a High School

State Rank: 8 out of 101
API Score:
Student Ethnicity:
African American
Pacific Islander

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 90808:

Related Schools:
Aloha Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Bragg Elementary rank: 8 in Cerritos
Buena Vista High rank: A in Lakewood
Burcham K-8 rank: 3 in Long Beach
Captain Raymond Collins rank: 1 in Long Beach
Carver Elementary rank: 9 in Long Beach
Cleveland Elementary rank: 7 in Lakewood
Craig Williams Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Cubberley K-8 rank: 7 in Long Beach
Esther Lindstrom Elementary rank: 7 in Lakewood
Gompers K-8 rank: 7 in Lakewood
Henry K-8 rank: 8 in Long Beach
Holmes Elementary rank: 3 in Lakewood
Hoover Middle rank: 7 in Lakewood
Intensive Learning Center rank: 9 in Lakewood
Lakewood High rank: 5 in Lakewood
MacArthur Elementary rank: 4 in Lakewood
Madison Elementary rank: 9 in Lakewood
Marshall Academy of the Arts rank: 4 in Long Beach
Mayfair High rank: 8 in Lakewood
Millikan High rank: 6 in Long Beach
Newcomb Academy rank: 9 in Long Beach
Paramount Alternative Education Center rank: in Lakewood
Pliny Fisk Haskell Middle rank: 7 in Cerritos
Riley Elementary rank: 6 in Lakewood
Stephen Foster Elementary rank: 7 in Lakewood
Thomas Jefferson Elementary rank: 3 in Bellflower
Twain Elementary rank: 7 in Long Beach

  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)