Rancho Pico Junior High School

  • Rancho Pico Junior High School serves 928 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 69% (which is higher than the California state average of 37%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Rancho Pico Junior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the California state level of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.
  • Rancho Pico Junior High School operates within the William S. Hart Union High School District.

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School Overview

  • Rancho Pico Junior High School's student population of 928 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students928 students
Gender %Rancho Pico Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Students by GradeRancho Pico Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Rancho Pico Junior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 9595 schools in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rancho Pico Junior High School is 0.66, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
37%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Asian
25%
11%
Hispanic
19%
54%
Black
3%
6%
White
50%
24%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsRancho Pico Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.660.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Rancho Pico Junior High School is William S. Hart Union High School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 983 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • William S. Hart Union High School District's student population of 26,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,130 in this district is less than the state average of $11,049. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,328 is less than the state average of $11,340. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    School District NameWilliam S. Hart Union High School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    20
    4
    Number of Students Managed26,7251,585
    William S. Hart Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    37%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    72%
    48%
    District Total Revenue$214 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$220 MM$18 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,130$11,049
    District Spending / Student$8,328$11,340
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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