Buena Park Junior High School

  • 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 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 9% 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

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 Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.510.41
Buena Park Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
50%
Buena Park Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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 $8,945 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,126 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 8% 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$18 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$8,945$10,966
Buena Park Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,126$11,255
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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