EJE Middle Academy


Student Enrollment
Best Middle School in California
 Rating 7 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District Cajon Valley Union
Type Public
 Phone (619)401-4150
 Location 851 S. Johnson Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020
Charter School Yes

EJE Middle Academy has an academic rating somewhat above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 364th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The EJE Middle Academy student body is almost exclusively Hispanic with a small Black population and has extremely low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
Asian Pacific0.6%1
Native American Indian1.8%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.6%1

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Lower 38.6%

66.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, EJE Middle Academy students are largely lower-middle income and rank 839th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade59
7th Grade57
8th Grade55


State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
Rank in California
7 out of 10

Students at EJE Middle Academy scored an average 50% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 27.2% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls30% to 34%*70% to 74%*
Boys35% to 39%*50% to 54%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islandersuppressed*suppressed*
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanic30% to 34%*60% to 64%*
With Disabilites21% to 39%*21% to 39%*
Limited English20% or less*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.


EJE Middle Academy
851 S. Johnson Ave.
El Cajon, CA

8 out of 10 1


Cajon Valley Union
El Cajon, CA