Junction K-8

298 Junction Ave.
Livermore, CA 94551
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Junction K-8 serves 863 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Junction K-8 placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 863 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Junction K-8's student population of 863 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
863 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Junction K-8 is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Junction K-8 is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#2339 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
12%
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Hispanic
72%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
17%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Junction K-8's ranking?
Junction K-8 is ranked #2339 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Junction K-8 often compared to?
Junction K-8is often viewed alongside schools like William Mendenhall Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Junction K-8?
863 students attend Junction K-8.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Junction K-8 students are Hispanic, 17% of students are White, 5% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Junction K-8?
Junction K-8 has a student ration of 20:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Junction K-8 offer ?
Junction K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Junction K-8 part of?

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - No School April 1 - April 5, 2023
April 01, 2024 (Monday)
Last Day of School
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 863 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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