Lovonya Dejean Middle School

  • Lovonya Dejean Middle School serves 439 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lovonya Dejean Middle School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Lovonya Dejean Middle School's student population of 439 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lovonya Dejean Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lovonya Dejean Middle School is 0.44, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#9453 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
73%
54%
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Black
18%
5%
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White
1%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Contra Costa Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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