Martinez Junior High School

Martinez Junior High School serves 887 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Martinez Junior High School operates within the Martinez Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 887 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 887 students
Martinez Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Martinez Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Martinez Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Martinez Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 25:1
Martinez Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
6%
11%
Martinez Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
28%
53%
Martinez Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
3%
6%
Martinez Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
54%
25%
Martinez Junior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Martinez Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Martinez Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.42
Martinez Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
49%
Martinez Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Martinez Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,133 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,656 is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,983 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Martinez Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,133 1,757
Martinez Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $17 MM
Martinez Unified School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $36 MM $18 MM
Martinez Unified School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,656 $10,238
Martinez Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,983 $10,739
Martinez Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Alhambra Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Briones (alternative) (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Martinez Early Intervention Preschool Program (mei (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MartinezMartinez Early Intervention Preschool Program (mei
    Grades: KG | 1 students921 Susana St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)372-7159
    0KG1
  • MartinezAlhambra Senior High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1202 students150 East St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)335-5810
    0.99-121202
  • MartinezBriones (alternative)
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 46 students614 F St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)228-9232
    1KG-1246
  • MartinezVicente Martinez High School
    Alternative School
    1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 114 students614 F St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)228-9232
    19-12114
  • MartinezJohn Muir Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 382 students205 Vista Way
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)335-5850
    1.3KG-5382

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the teachers can be nice but they expect the kids to know everything !
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