PROFICIENCY 28% 26% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
24%Twin Rivers Unified
29%Sacramento
38%California

Norwood Junior High is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Twin Rivers Unified" in Sacramento, CA. There are a total of 709 students and 34 teachers at Norwood Junior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 563 free lunch students and 53 reduced lunch students.

Norwood Junior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 28.0%, which is 26% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students709
Teachers33.5
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch563
Reduced lunch53

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Norwood Junior High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
611-19%
731%
828%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-29%
727%
829%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Norwood Junior High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian n/a 21.2% 24.1% 51.1%
African American n/a 16.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 10.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 44.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 1.0% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 1.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 5.2% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Taylor Street Elementary28%0.6Sacramento, CA
Glenwood Elementary20%0.6Sacramento, CA
Robla Elementary25%1.0Sacramento, CA
Del Paso Heights Elementary15%1.3Sacramento, CA
Main Avenue Elementary22%1.4Sacramento, CA
Garden Valley Elementary22%1.7Sacramento, CA
Grant Union High22%1.8Sacramento, CA
Fairbanks Elementary22%1.8Sacramento, CA
Natomas Charter63%2.0Sacramento, CA
Bell Avenue Elementary26%2.1Sacramento, CA
Rio Linda Preparatory Academy17%2.1Rio Linda, CA
Martin Luther King Jr. Technology Academy11%2.2Sacramento, CA

Sacramento demographics profile

StatisticSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Population476,07538,066,920314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)4,86223991
Median age33.835.637.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%53%55%
Speak English63%56%79%
Speak Spanish17%29%13%

Education level achieved in Sacramento

IndexSacramentoCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.5%80.6%83.8%
Completed high school80.2%79.3%82.4%
Completed some college62.1%60.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree37.9%38.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.3%31.0%29.3%
Completed masters10.8%11.4%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.1%3.8%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.5%1.3%
Source: The Norwood Junior High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.