Newark Junior High School

6201 Lafayette Ave, Newark, CA 94560 | (510) 818-3000
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 998
Rating
Not Available

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From Newark Junior High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Newark Junior High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 6201 Lafayette Ave., Newark, CA 94560
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 998
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 24.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 493 (49.4%)
  • Females: 505 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 98 (9.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 398 (39.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 496 (49.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Newark Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.4%
Black868.6%
Asian22422.4%
Hispanic47847.9%
White17217.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Newark Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade51451.5%
8th Grade48448.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
2.1%
District:
10.7%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
4.2%
District:
10.7%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
29.2%
District:
7.1%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 4.7%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 90.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 48.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.3
Average Age
School:
38.8
District:
49.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5
5 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for Newark Junior High School

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Thornton Junior High School
7-8 | 999 Students | 1.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
American High School
9-12 | 2,071 Students | 1.8 miles away

5 out of 5
Centerville Junior High School
7-8 | 1,016 Students | 2.2 miles away

4 out of 5
Washington High School
9-12 | 1,937 Students | 2.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Newark Memorial High School
9-12 | 2,126 Students | 2.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
G. M. Walters Junior High School
7-8 | 773 Students | 2.8 miles away

3 out of 5
John F. Kennedy High School
9-12 | 1,345 Students | 3.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
James Logan High School
9-12 | 4,150 Students | 3.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Refugio M. Cabello Elementary School
KG-12 | 54 Students | 3.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Irvington High School
9-12 | 2,022 Students | 4.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Newark Junior High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Assisting Students to Overcome Test Anxiety
Every human copes with anxiety at one time or another. It is a basic emotion that we feel when...
Feeling Good in Your Own Skin
Body image is a very touchy issue with today's kids. Since the 1950s, when Barbie was first...
Teach Your Child to Write Well
When American children head off to junior kindergarten, they must be ready to learn. It is your...