Ione Junior High School

Tel: (209)257-5500
Grades: 6-8

353 students

Ione Junior High School serves 353 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Ione Junior High School operates within the Amador County Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 353 students
Ione Junior High School Total Students (1989-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Ione Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Ione Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 22:1
Ione Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2013)
Asian
1%
11%
Ione Junior High School Asian (1989-2013)
Hispanic
20%
52%
Ione Junior High School Hispanic (1989-2013)
White
71%
26%
Ione Junior High School White (1989-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Ione Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Ione Junior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.45 0.42
Ione Junior High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
30%
48%
Ione Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
9%
8%
Ione Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,884 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
School District Name Amador County Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed 3,884 1,667
Amador County Unf School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $19 MM
District Spending $35 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,603 $11,099
Amador County Unf School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,854 $10,975
Amador County Unf School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Amador County Rop High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jackson Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amador County Special Education (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonJackson Junior High School
    747 Sutter St
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5700
    0.1 mi | 265 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonAmador County Rop High School
    Vocational School
    217 Rex Ave
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)259-5339
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 12                      
  • JacksonAmador County Special Education
    Special Education School
    217 Rex Ave
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5330
    Special Education School

    0.1 mi | 168 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • JacksonJackson Elementary School
    220 Church St
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-5600
    0.3 mi | 415 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • JacksonArgonaut High School
    501 Argonaut Ln
    JacksonCA 95642
    (209)257-7700
    0.7 mi | 559 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - This has been a fantastic education and school for our son. Being from Sutter Creek, we had the choice of sending him to Ione or Jackson. After researching the two schools, and taking his preferences into consideration, we happily chose Ione JH! The teachers are great to deal with and all have a great open communication with both parents and the kids. They stick to their ''homework'' rules and don''t let the kids slip into bad working habits. We have friends whose kids started out in Jackson but were dissatisfied enough to transfer them to Ione. It''s a great school with a fantastic principle, patient and knowledgeable teacher''s and a fantastic office staff. 5+stars! - Posted by Parent

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