Granger Junior High School

  • Granger Junior High School serves 958 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 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 76%.

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School Overview

  • Granger Junior High School's student population of 958 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students958 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Granger Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Granger Junior High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#5077 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
11%
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Hispanic
76%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
1%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSweetwater Union High School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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