Norwood Junior High School

  • Norwood Junior High School serves 754 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 36% (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 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Norwood Junior High School's student population of 754 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students754 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Norwood Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norwood Junior High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. 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#6064 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
11%
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Hispanic
42%
54%
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Black
20%
6%
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White
8%
24%
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Hawaiian
5%
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norwood Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.740.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTwin Rivers Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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