La Cumbre Junior High School

2255 Modoc Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
La Cumbre Junior High School serves 535 students in grades 7-8.
La Cumbre Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

La Cumbre Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

La Cumbre Junior High School's student population of 535 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

La Cumbre Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of La Cumbre Junior High School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#4477 out of 9659 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
23:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
86%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
11%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 535 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Btm 50%)

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