PROFICIENCY 23% 40% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
46%Fullerton Elementary
49%Fullerton
38%California

Nicolas Junior High is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "Fullerton Elementary" in Fullerton, CA. There are a total of 738 students and 31 teachers at Nicolas Junior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 24 to 1. There are a total of 494 free lunch students and 76 reduced lunch students.

Nicolas Junior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 23.0%, which is 40% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students738
Teachers31.45
Student/Teacher ratio24:1
Free lunch494
Reduced lunch76

 

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 Nicolas 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
All16%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
717%
815%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
727%
833%
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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Nicolas Junior High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
Caucasian 7.7% 20.9% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 2.0% 1.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 23.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 84.1% 50.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 3.3% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Pacific Drive Elementary19%0.6Fullerton, CA
Orangethorpe Elementary23%0.8Fullerton, CA
Richman Elementary26%0.8Fullerton, CA
Woodcrest Elementary29%0.8Fullerton, CA
Henry (patrick) Elementary15%1.0Anaheim, CA
Marshall (john) Elementary21%1.1Anaheim, CA
Golden Hill Elementary61%1.2Fullerton, CA
Fern Drive Elementary40%1.2Fullerton, CA
Maple Elementary22%1.5Fullerton, CA
Mann (horace) Elementary16%1.5Anaheim, CA
Fullerton Union High53%1.6Fullerton, CA
Sunny Hills High73%1.6Fullerton, CA

Fullerton demographics profile

StatisticFullertonCaliforniaNational
Population139,49138,654,206318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6,21823291
Median age34.636.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%52%55%
Speak English52%56%79%
Speak Spanish25%29%13%

Education level achieved in Fullerton

IndexFullertonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.3%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college68.2%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree47.0%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters14.5%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.2%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Nicolas Junior High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.