444 E. 11th St.
Upland, CA 91785
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Upland Junior High School serves 715 students in grades 7-8.
Upland 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 16% (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 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Upland Junior High School's student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
715 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

Upland 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 Upland Junior High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#7903 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
22:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
75%
56%
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Black
11%
5%
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White
8%
22%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
9%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).

How many students attend Upland Junior High School?

715 students attend Upland Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

75% of Upland Junior High School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 8% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, and 3% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Upland Junior High School?

Upland Junior High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is equal to the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Upland Junior High School offer ?

Upland Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

School Reviews

5   1/20/2020
I am a student at the school and the school is great. The students are always there when another student needs help. Now I am a principal honour roll.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Andrea Valdivia

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 715 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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