Yolo Junior High School

901 Hoyer Rd.
Newman, CA 95360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Yolo Junior High School serves 729 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (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 42% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 729 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 1% in CA)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Yolo Junior High School's student population of 729 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
729 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Yolo Junior High School is 0.36, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
21%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
42%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
12%
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Hispanic
79%
56%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
13%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (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?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Yolo Junior High School?
729 students attend Yolo Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Yolo Junior High School students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Yolo Junior High School?
Yolo Junior High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Yolo Junior High School offer ?
Yolo Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Yolo Junior High School part of?
Yolo Junior High School is part of Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 729 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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