Brookhurst Junior High School

601 N. Brookhurst Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brookhurst Junior High School serves 1,063 students in grades 7-8.
Brookhurst 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Brookhurst Junior High School's student population of 1,063 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,063 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Brookhurst Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Brookhurst Junior High School is 0.35, 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 Testing Rank
#7641 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
12%
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Hispanic
80%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
3%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brookhurst Junior High School is North Orange County Rop (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nicolas Junior High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anaheim Gauer (Melbourne A.) Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 701 students
    0.5 miles
    810 N. Gilbert St.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 517-8908
    0.5 K-6 701
  • Anaheim Juliette Low School Of The Arts Math: 49% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 605 students
    0.5 miles
    215 N. Ventura
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 533-2673
    0.5 K-6 605
  • Anaheim Marshall (John) Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 857 students
    0.6 miles
    2066 Falmouth Ave.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 517-8941
    0.6 K-6 857
  • Anaheim North Orange County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    385 N. Muller St.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 502-5801
    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Anaheim Savanna High School Math: 16% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,951 student
    0.7 miles
    301 N. Gilbert St.
    Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 220-4262
    0.7 9-12 1,951

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