Martinez Junior High School

1600 Court St,

Martinez, CA, 94553-1846

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

868 students

Martinez Junior High School serves 868 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Martinez Junior High School operates within the Martinez Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 868 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 868 students
Martinez Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Martinez Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Martinez Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is less than the state average of 1.15. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 22:1
Martinez Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
11%
Martinez Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
52%
Martinez Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Martinez Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
53%
26%
Martinez Junior High School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.63 1.15
Martinez 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%
Martinez 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
Martinez Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,134 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Martinez Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
4
Number of Students Managed 4,134 1,595
Martinez Unified School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $41 MM n/a
Martinez Unified School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $38 MM n/a
Martinez Unified School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,344 $0
Martinez Unified School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,468 $0
Martinez Unified 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 Alhambra Senior High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Briones (alternative) (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Muir Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Martinez Martinez Early Intervention Preschool Program (mei
    921 Susana St
    Martinez , CA , 94553
    (925)372-7159
    0  mi  |  1  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • Martinez Alhambra Senior High School
    150 East St
    Martinez , CA , 94553
    (925)313-0440
    0.9  mi  |  1298  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Martinez Vicente Martinez High School
    Alternative School
    614 F St
    Martinez , CA , 94553
    (925)228-9232
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Martinez Briones (alternative)
    Alternative School
    614 F St
    Martinez , CA , 94553
    (925)228-9232
    Alternative School
    1  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Martinez John Muir Elementary School
    205 Vista Way
    Martinez , CA , 94553
    (925)313-0470
    1.3  mi  |  406  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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Martinez, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.65, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Martinez is Golden Gate Community. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.