Jonas Salk Middle School

2950 Hurley Way, Sacramento, CA 95864 | (916) 971-7312
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 501
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School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 501
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 259 (51.7%)
  • Females: 242 (48.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 435 (86.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 477 (95.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Jonas Salk Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian112.2%
Black14228.3%
Asian316.2%
Hispanic23546.9%
White7615.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Jonas Salk Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade12525.0%
7th Grade18637.1%
8th Grade19037.9%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
41.2%
District:
70.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
11.8%
District:
1.9%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 6.9%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 89.7%
Number of Certificated Staff: 34.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 4.7
Average Age
School:
37.6
District:
50.5
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Jonas Salk Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST General Mathematics
  • CST History - Social Science
  • CST Mathematics
  • CST Science
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 1998-1999
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201019.0%63.0%55.0%
200922.0%62.0%52.0%
200822.0%56.0%47.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201018.0%57.0%52.0%
200930.0%58.0%49.0%
200828.0%53.0%44.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST English-Language Arts Test
201020.0%63.0%55.0%
200928.0%62.0%54.0%
200830.0%56.0%49.0%
 
CST Mathematics Test
201029.0%54.0%48.0%
200940.0%48.0%43.0%
200840.0%47.0%41.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20107.0%47.0%46.0%
200922.0%47.0%44.0%
200829.0%44.0%42.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201023.0%59.0%54.0%
200928.0%54.0%48.0%
200820.0%52.0%45.0%
 
CST History - Social Science Test
201011.0%51.0%47.0%
200910.0%46.0%42.0%
20089.0%43.0%36.0%
 
CST Science Test
201019.0%67.0%59.0%
200921.0%65.0%56.0%
200823.0%59.0%52.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200923.0%29.0%30.0%
200810.0%28.0%31.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20108.0%36.0%31.0%
200923.0%33.0%28.0%
200830.0%31.0%25.0%
 
CST General Mathematics Test
200923.0%25.0%26.0%
200810.0%27.0%27.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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