Martinez Junior High School

1600 Court St

Martinez, CA 94553-1846

Tel: (925)313-0414
Grades: 6-8

863 students

Martinez Junior High School serves 863 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Martinez Junior High School operates within the Martinez Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 863 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 863 students
Martinez Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Martinez Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Martinez Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.61 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
Martinez Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
11%
Martinez Junior High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
29%
52%
Martinez Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
3%
7%
Martinez Junior High School Black (1988-2013)
White
55%
26%
Martinez Junior High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Martinez Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Martinez 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.
0.61 0.42
Martinez Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
22%
48%
Martinez 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.
7%
8%
Martinez Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Martinez Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,079 1,667
District Total Revenue $41 MM $19 MM
District Spending $38 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,344 $11,099
District Spending / Student $9,468 $10,975
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 Alhambra Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Briones (alternative) (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Briones (alternative) (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MartinezMartinez Early Intervention Preschool Program (mei
    921 Susana St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)372-7159
    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • MartinezAlhambra Senior High School
    150 East St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)335-5810
    0.8 mi | 1246 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MartinezBriones (alternative)
    Alternative School
    614 F St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)228-9232
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 55 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • MartinezVicente Martinez High School
    Alternative School
    614 F St
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)228-9232
    Alternative School

    0.9 mi | 107 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MartinezJohn Muir Elementary School
    205 Vista Way
    MartinezCA 94553
    (925)313-0470
    1.1 mi | 387 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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  • Recommended January 18, 2013 - the teachers can be nice but they expect the kids to know everything ! - Posted by Parent

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