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100 S Mills Rd

Ventura, CA 93003

(805) 289-7900

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Anacapa Middle School

Very pleased with Anacapa. Outstanding GATE program, a wide variety of electives, and a great faculty. Our daughter is certainly thriving at the school.

Posted by a parent on 02/10/15

I don't agree with any of these reviews at all. Yes, maybe not all the staff is great but you can't expect perfection from a middle school. To be honest, the school is not so bad. One thing I like is the freedom of expression which Balboa does not have. I also had a teacher who did a fantastic job of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/04/13

I agree with the last person's entry (06/01/12). My oldest just finished her last year there (8th grade) and during her time we often had "meetings" and it seemed that it was the teachers issues (some personal as well) being taken out on my child. Ridiculous. I am so glad she is done with that school! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/12

Geez... I cant even type ... below I meant to type "close" to my work..... And I was going to say that I CANNOT BELIEVE THAT SCHOOL HAS A 4 STAR RATING? REALLY? That is far too generous in my opinion.... and yes, I know that I am entitled to it. I do not mean to offend those who are satisfied with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/01/12

EXTREMELY unhappy with this school!!, they think its teaching when they criticize a child, and publicly humiliate them. they don't accept late work, or give test back to correct what was wrong. I give this school an F

Posted by a parent on 12/05/11

Anacapa has a new, young principal whose lack of experience and judgement really show Many of the teachers and administration are just biding their time until retirement--they assign little to no homework, do not pass back corrected home work or tests so that the student can learn from their mistakes ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

The school is small and the staff is really involved with the kids.

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

They really care about their students!!!

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

I love thi school it rock i would recommend sending your chil to AMS they have great programs live Avid and ASB i love this school

Posted by a student on 09/16/09

I am a student at AMS and went to this school ever since 6th grade. Thankfully, I will be attending Foothill Technology High School. But sadly for Anacapa, I would not recommend this school for your child because most of the teachers do not challenge their students(except the 6th grade GATE Language ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/06/09

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Test scores for Anacapa Middle School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Anacapa Middle School
Ventura Unified School District
* 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.

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Ventura schools — Anacapa Middle School is located at 100 S Mills Rd, Ventura CA 93003. 100 S Mills Rd is in the 93003 ZIP code in Ventura, CA The school district for Anacapa Middle School is the Ventura Unified School District. Anacapa Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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