Ball Junior High School

  • Ball Junior High School serves 1,005 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ball 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77%.

School Overview

  • Ball Junior High School's student population of 1,005 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,005 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ball Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ball Junior High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#7733 out of 9584 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
12%
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Hispanic
81%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.330.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnaheim Union High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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