Petaluma Junior High School



Petaluma Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Petaluma Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 372
8 352
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Petaluma Junior High School is a public high school of the Petaluma Joint Union High School District located in Petaluma, CA. It has 724 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.2 to 1.

Total Students: 724
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.2

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Petaluma Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 366
(51%)
2,452
(50%)
 Female 358
(49%)
2,441
(50%)

Petaluma Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 496
(69%)
2,958
(60%)
 Hispanic 191
(26%)
1,459
(30%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
217
(4%)
 Black 11
(2%)
70
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
151
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
11
(0%)

Petaluma Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 469
(65%)
3,078
(63%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 218
(30%)
1,484
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(5%)
331
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Petaluma Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.2%) is lower than the state average of 52.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Petaluma Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 753
2006 694
2007 651
2008 609
2009 646
2010 642
2011 647
2012 724

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 N/A
2007 17.9
2008 20.3
2009 21.7
2010 N/A
2011 22
2012 23.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22045152722444
2006
2007 0.25960061443932
2008 0.24794745484401
2009 0.26625386996904
2010 0.31464174454829
2011 0.044822256568779
2012 0.35220994475138

Compare Petaluma Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,116.1% 21.2:1
 
2,320.0% 23.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 52.5%
 

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