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 1,031 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% 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 1031 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,031 students
Buena Park Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Buena Park Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
Buena Park Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
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 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio26:124:1
Buena Park Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Buena Park Junior High School American Indian Students (1989-2011)
Asian
17%
11%
Buena Park Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
67%
54%
Buena Park Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
6%
Buena Park Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
10%
24%
Buena Park Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Buena Park Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Buena Park Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBuena Park Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.41
Buena Park Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
50%
Buena Park Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
Buena Park Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Buena Park Elementary School District's student population of 4,982 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,739 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. 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 $10,739. 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 Managed4,9821,597
Buena Park Elementary School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$47 MM$17 MM
Buena Park Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$48 MM$18 MM
Buena Park Elementary School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,739$10,238
Buena Park Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,917$10,739
Buena Park Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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    0.8 miles
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    Buena ParkCA 90620
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    0.8 miles
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    Buena ParkCA 90621
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