Lexington Junior High School

Lexington Junior High School serves 1,226 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Lexington Junior High School operates within the Anaheim Union High School District.

Overview

The student population of 1226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,226 students
Lexington Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Lexington Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lexington Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 22:1
Lexington Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
33%
11%
Lexington Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Lexington Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
7%
Lexington Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
27%
26%
Lexington Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Lexington 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.
0.74 0.64
Lexington Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Lexington Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Lexington Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,678 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Anaheim Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
4
Number of Students Managed 32,678 1,577
District Total Revenue $357 MM $19 MM
Anaheim Union High School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $365 MM $18 MM
Anaheim Union High School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,590 $11,099
Anaheim Union High School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $10,975
Anaheim Union High School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Laurel High (Continuation School) (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sharon Christa Mcauliffe Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A. E. Arnold Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cypress A. E. Arnold Elementary School
    9281 Denni St
    Cypress , CA , 90630
    (714)220-6965
    0.2  mi  |  725  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Cypress Margaret Landell Elementary School
    9739 Denni St
    Cypress , CA , 90630
    (714)220-6960
    0.2  mi  |  700  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Hawaiian Gardens Hawaiian Elementary School
    12350 East 226th St
    Hawaiian Gardens , CA , 90716
    (562)594-9525
    0.7  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Los Alamitos Laurel High (Continuation School)
    Alternative School
    10291 Bloomfield St
    Los Alamitos , CA , 90720
    (562)799-4820
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  89  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cypress Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Oxford Academy
    5172 Orange Ave
    Cypress , CA , 90630
    (714)220-3055
    0.8  mi  |  1142  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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