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Matilija Junior High
703 El Paseo Rd.
Ojai, CA 93023

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  • School Type: Middle School
  • District: Ojai Unified
  • Ranking compared to similar schools: 2
  • Achieved API growth target: Yes
  • Teachers with Full Credentials: 100%
  • Teachers with Emergency Credentials: 0%
  • School Schedule: Standard
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Core Academic Courses: 27
Demographic Information:
  • GATE students: 9%
  • English learners: 10%
  • Reclassified as English proficient: 17%
  • Migrant education program participants: 0%
  • Eligible for free/reduced price lunch: 44%
  • Special education within past two years: 15%
Parent's Education:
  • Overall Average Education4: 3.35

  • Testing Issues (flags):
    A security breach involving social media exposure of 2012-13 test material for the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program and/or the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) has been confirmed at this school site. This school is not eligible for state or federal award recognition during the 2013-14 school year.

(based on the 93% who responded)
Graduate School
 22%
College Graduate
 28%
Some College
 25%
High School
Graduate
 12%
Not a High School
Graduate
 13%

State Rank: 6 out of 101
API Score:
(2013)
8162
Student Ethnicity:
White
 62%
Hispanic/Latino
 32%
Asian
 2%
American Indian
 1%
Filipino
 1%
African American
 1%
Two or More
 1%

Median Home Price (Zindex) for zip code 93023:

Related Schools:
Chaparral High rank: A in Ojai
Matilija Junior High rank: 6 in Ojai
Meiners Oaks Elementary rank: 4 in Ojai
Mira Monte Elementary rank: 7 in Ojai
Nordhoff High rank: 7 in Ojai
San Antonio Elementary rank: 7 in Ojai
Summit Elementary rank: 2 in Ojai
Topa Topa Elementary rank: 5 in Ojai
Valley Oak Charter rank: 2 in Ojai

Notes:
  1. The State Rank is determined by a school's API Score in comparison to all other schools in California. (1 is the worst, 10 is the best). An equal number of schools occupy each rank. * This rank comes from the 2013 California Academic Performance Index (API) Growth report.
  2. The API Score is a number between 200 and 1000 that reflects a school's performance on statewide student assessments administered in 2013.
  3. Alternative Schools receive APIs but do not receive ranks
  4. Parent Education is the average of all responses where "1" represents "Not a high school graduate" and "5" represents "Graduate school."
  5. More information: 2012-13 Academic Performance Index Reports Information Guide (PDF; 629KB; 65pp.)