La Mesa Junior High School

  • La Mesa Junior High School serves 1,091 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • La Mesa Junior High School operates within the William S. Hart Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1091 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,091 students
Gender %La Mesa Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Students by GradeLa Mesa Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
10%
11%
Hispanic
58%
54%
Black
7%
6%
White
22%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsLa Mesa Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.610.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%

District Comparison

  • William S. Hart Union High School District's student population of 26,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,130 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,328 is less than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameWilliam S. Hart Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed26,7251,564
William S. Hart Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$214 MM$17 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$220 MM$18 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,130$10,991
William S. Hart Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,328$11,482
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.