5798 Utah Trail
Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Twentynine Palms Junior High School serves 512 students in grades 7-8.
Twentynine Palms 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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Twentynine Palms Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Twentynine Palms Junior High School's student population of 512 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Twentynine Palms Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Twentynine Palms Junior High School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5749 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
32%
54%
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Black
15%
5%
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White
45%
23%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 512 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 20%)

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