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 1,053 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is equal to the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% 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 1053 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students1,053 students
Gender %Placerita Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Students by GradePlacerita Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio24:124:1
Asian
5%
11%
Hispanic
56%
54%
Black
1%
6%
White
37%
24%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsPlacerita Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.550.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%

District Comparison

  • William S. Hart Union High School District's student population of 26,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,130 in this district is less than the state average of $10,991. 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 $11,482. 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 Managed26,7251,564
William S. Hart Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$214 MM$17 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$220 MM$18 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$8,130$10,991
William S. Hart Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$8,328$11,482
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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  • Newhall William S. Hart High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2342 students
    0.3 miles
    24825 N. Newhall Ave.
    Newhall, CA 91321
    (661)259-7575
    0.3 9-12 2342
  • Valencia Albert Einstein Academy For Letters Arts And Sciences-steam Charter School
    Grades: K-6 | 677 students
    0.6 miles
    25443 Orchard Village Rd.
    Valencia, CA 91355
    (661)200-3194
    0.6 K-6 677
  • Newhall Newhall Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 664 students
    0.6 miles
    24607 N. Walnut St.
    Newhall, CA 91321
    (661)291-4010
    0.6 K-6 664
  • Valencia Old Orchard Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 464 students
    0.6 miles
    25141 N. Avenida Rondel
    Valencia, CA 91355
    (661)291-4040
    0.6 K-6 464
  • Valencia Meadows Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 645 students
    0.9 miles
    25577 N. Fedala Rd.
    Valencia, CA 91355
    (661)291-4050
    0.9 K-6 645

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