Junction K-8

  • Junction K-8 serves 843 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Junction K-8's student population of 843 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students843 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#4705 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
11%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
18%
24%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Junction K-8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.430.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Junction K-8 and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivermore Valley Joint Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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