Placerita Junior High School

25015 N. Newhall Ave.

Newhall, CA 91321
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (661)259-1551
  • Placerita Junior High School serves 1,092 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Placerita Junior High School operates within the William S. Hart Union High School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1092 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,092 students
Placerita Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Placerita Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Placerita Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePlacerita Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Placerita Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Placerita Junior High School American Indian Students (1997-2005)
Asian
6%
11%
Placerita Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
53%
54%
Placerita Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
6%
Placerita Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
24%
Placerita Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Placerita Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPlacerita Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.41
Placerita Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
Placerita Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
Placerita Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • William S. Hart Union High School District's student population of 26,948 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,130 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. 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 $10,739. 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 Managed26,9481,597
William S. Hart Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$214 MM$17 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$220 MM$18 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,130$10,238
William S. Hart Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,328$10,739
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NewhallWilliam S. Hart High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2326 students
    0.3 miles
    24825 N. Newhall Ave.
    NewhallCA 91321
    (661)259-7575
    0.39-122326
  • NewhallNewhall Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 627 students
    0.6 miles
    24607 N. Walnut St.
    NewhallCA 91321
    (661)291-4010
    0.6KG-6627
  • ValenciaOld Orchard Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 470 students
    0.6 miles
    25141 N. Avenida Rondel
    ValenciaCA 91355
    (661)291-4040
    0.6KG-6470
  • ValenciaMeadows Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 626 students
    0.9 miles
    25577 N. Fedala Rd.
    ValenciaCA 91355
    (661)291-4050
    0.9KG-6626
  • NewhallPeachland Avenue Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 523 students
    1 miles
    24800 Peachland Ave.
    NewhallCA 91321
    (661)291-4020
    1KG-6523

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