Buena Park Junior High School

6931 Orangethorpe Ave.

Buena Park, CA 90620
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (714)522-8491
  • Buena Park Junior High School serves 1,016 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Buena Park Junior High School operates within the Buena Park Elementary School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1016 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,016 students
Gender %Buena Park Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Students by GradeBuena Park Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Asian
16%
11%
Hispanic
70%
54%
Black
4%
6%
White
9%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsBuena Park Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.480.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%

District Comparison

  • Buena Park Elementary School District's student population of 4,860 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,739 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,917 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBuena Park Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed4,8601,564
Buena Park Elementary School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$17 MM
Buena Park Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$48 MM$18 MM
Buena Park Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,739$10,991
Buena Park Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,917$11,482
Buena Park Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buena Park Arthur F. Corey Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 580 students
    0.5 miles
    7351 Holder St.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714)522-8389
    0.5 KG-6 580
  • Buena Park Carl E. Gilbert Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 723 students
    0.6 miles
    7255 Eighth St.
    Buena Park, CA 90621
    (714)522-7281
    0.6 KG-6 723
  • Buena Park Hope High School Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 233 students
    0.8 miles
    7901 Knott Ave.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714)220-4198
    0.8 7-12 233
  • Buena Park Raymond Temple Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 504 students
    0.8 miles
    7800 Holder St.
    Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714)228-3290
    0.8 KG-6 504
  • Buena Park Mabel L. Pendleton Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: KG-6 | 477 students
    1.1 miles
    7101 Stanton Ave.
    Buena Park, CA 90621
    (714)521-8568
    1.1 KG-6 477

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.