2950 Hurley Way
Sacramento, CA 95864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jonas Salk High-tech Academy served 457 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 16% (which was lower than the California state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 24% (which was lower than the California state average of 56%) for the 2010-11 school year.
Minority enrollment was 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
16%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
24%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
22:1
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American Indian
2%
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Asian
7%
12%
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Hispanic
44%
56%
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Black
30%
5%
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White
15%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
2%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jonas Salk High-tech Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 58% CA state average), while 24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% CA state average).

How many students attend Jonas Salk High-tech Academy?

457 students attend Jonas Salk High-tech Academy.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

44% of Jonas Salk High-tech Academy students are Hispanic, 30% of students are Black, 15% of students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What grades does Jonas Salk High-tech Academy offer ?

Jonas Salk High-tech Academy offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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