Mendota Junior High School

Serves grades 7 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1258 E. Belmont Ave.
Mendota, CA 93640
Phone
(559) 655-4301
District
MENDOTA UNIFIED
County
FRESNO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
435
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.0% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Mendota Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 43
Proficiency in Reading 37 49
Proficiency in Math 23 37

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 23 42
Proficiency in Reading 25 48
Proficiency in Math 20.0 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.77
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.18
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 225 51.7%
Grade 8 210 48.3%
Total 435 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.8% 1.4% 25.0%
Black 0.2% 0.1% 5.9%
Hispanic 97.0% 98.4% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.1% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.3% 99.0% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 93.1% 94.6% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 4.4% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 12,839 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 41.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 10.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 25.9% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.1% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 20.0% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 5.2% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,897 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 29.2% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 35.9% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 1.8% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 0.3% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.5% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 2.4% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.4% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.7% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 33.5% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 21.2% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,096 $19,598,640 52.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $270 $868,050 2.3%
Staff $404 $1,298,860 3.5%
General Administration $64 $205,760 0.6%
School Administration $809 $2,600,935 7.0%
Operation $1,390 $4,468,850 12.0%
Transportation $206 $662,290 1.8%
Other $825 $2,652,375 7.1%
Total Support $3,968 $12,757,120 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,500 $4,822,500 13.0%
Total Expenditures $11,564 $37,178,260 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%

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