Merced County Juvenile Court

  • Merced County Juvenile Court serves 48 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Merced County Juvenile Court 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Merced County Juvenile Court's student population of 48 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Merced County Juvenile Court is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,621 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Merced County Juvenile Court is 0.22, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (15-16)#7877 out of 9621 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:123:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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11%
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Hispanic
88%
54%
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Black
4%
6%
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White
6%
24%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
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Two or more races
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4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Merced County Juvenile Court.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.220.64
This chart display the diversity score of Merced County Juvenile Court and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate30-39%
83%
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerced County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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