Georgina P. Blach Junior High

Overview

Student Enrollment
525
Best Middle School in California
#14
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Los Altos Elementary
Type Public
 Phone (650)934-3800
 Location 1120 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA 94024
Charter School No

Georgina P. Blach Junior High has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 14th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Georgina P. Blach Junior High student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White53.9%283
Black1%5
Hispanic4.4%23
Asian Pacific27%142
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races13.7%72

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 1.3%

1.9% 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, Georgina P. Blach Junior High students are largely wealthy and rank 17th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade272
8th Grade253
Total525

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
84%
Rank in California
14th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Georgina P. Blach Junior High scored an average 84% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.9% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls75% to 79%*90% to 94%*
Boys80% to 84%*80% to 84%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander90% to 94%*95% or more*
Blacksuppressed*suppressed*
Hispanic60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Multiracial85% to 89%*90% to 94%*
White70% to 74%*85% to 89%*
With Disabilites30% to 39%*30% to 39%*
Limited Englishsuppressed*suppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate6%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate5%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.4%2
Boys0.7%2
Girls0%0

Location

Georgina P. Blach Junior High
1120 Covington Rd.
Los Altos, CA
94024
(650)934-3800

10 out of 10 1

District

Los Altos Elementary
Los Altos, CA