Jonata Middle School

  • Jonata Middle School serves 221 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Jonata Middle School's student population of 221 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jonata Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonata Middle School is 0.58, which is more 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#793 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
11%
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Hispanic
45%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
47%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jonata Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.580.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuellton Union Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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