72100 Sch House Ln.
Baker, CA 92309
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Baker Junior High School serves 22 students in grades 6-8.
Baker Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 22 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Baker Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Baker Junior High School's student population of 22 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
22 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Baker Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Baker Junior High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2653 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
22:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
91%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
9%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Baker Junior High School's ranking?

Baker Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

How many students attend Baker Junior High School?

22 students attend Baker Junior High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

91% of Baker Junior High School students are Hispanic, and 9% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Baker Junior High School?

Baker Junior High School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Baker Junior High School offer ?

Baker Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Baker Junior High School part of?

Baker Junior High School is part of Baker Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 22 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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