PROFICIENCY 50% 30% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%Pajaro Valley Unified
45%Aptos
38%California

Aptos Junior High is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Pajaro Valley Unified" in Aptos, CA. There are a total of 721 students and 23 teachers at Aptos Junior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 31 to 1. There are a total of 225 free lunch students and 40 reduced lunch students.

Aptos Junior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 49.5%, which is 30% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students721
Teachers23.25
Student/Teacher ratio31:1
Free lunch225
Reduced lunch40

 

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 Aptos 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
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
743%
846%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All54%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
753%
856%
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.

Aptos Junior High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 56.4% 15.9% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 0.6% 0.4% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 3.9% 2.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 38.6% 81.1% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Aptos demographics profile

StatisticAptosCaliforniaNational
Population5,84239,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)90825691
Median age44.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Speak English90%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Education level achieved in Aptos

IndexAptosCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school95.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college88.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree74.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters21.8%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Aptos Junior High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.