Thornton Junior High School



Thornton Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thornton Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 602
8 605
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thornton Junior High School is a public high school of the Fremont Unified School District located in Fremont, CA. It has 1,207 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 24.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,207
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.09

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Thornton Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 608
(50%)
7,828
(51%)
 Female 599
(50%)
7,424
(49%)

Thornton Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 819
(68%)
9,472
(62%)
 White 161
(13%)
2,430
(16%)
 Hispanic 124
(10%)
2,355
(15%)
 Two or More 59
(5%)
366
(2%)
 Black 37
(3%)
484
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
95
(1%)

Thornton Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 947
(78%)
11,874
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 207
(17%)
2,746
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(4%)
632
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Thornton Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.7%. 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.

Thornton Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1062
2006 971
2007 944
2008 1018
2009 999
2010 975
2011 1010
2012 1038
2013 1076
2014 1156
2015 1207

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.4
2006 22.1
2007 20.3
2008 24.6
2009 26.2
2010 N/A
2011 26.1
2012 26
2013 24.8
2014 30.4
2015 24.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24576271186441
2006 0.23789907312049
2007 0.27648305084746
2008 0.23182711198428
2009 0.21921921921922
2010 0.20923076923077
2011 0.030693069306931
2012 0.26782273603083
2013 0.19609665427509
2014 0.17301038062284
2015 0.21541010770505

Compare Thornton Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,460.0% 24.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 

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