Parlier Junior High School

  • Parlier Junior High School serves 520 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (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 13% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Parlier Junior High 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.

School Overview

  • Parlier Junior High School's student population of 520 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students520 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parlier Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,595 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 23:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parlier Junior High School is 0.00, which is less 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank
78%
32%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
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Asian
n/a
11%
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Hispanic
100%
54%
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Black
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parlier Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
White
n/a
24%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parlier Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parlier Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Scoren/a0.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
28%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parlier Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParlier Unified School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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