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About This School

Sierra Vista Junior High School is a public middle school in Baldwin Park. The principal of Sierra Vista Junior High School is Angela Salazar, whose e-mail is asalazar597@bpusd.net. 817 students attend Sierra Vista Junior High School and identify mostly as Hispanic, Asian, and Filipino. 27% of the Sierra Vista Junior High School students are "limited in English proficiency." 79% of the 817 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Sierra Vista Junior High School is 23:1. Mid Valley Learning Centers, Inc. is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Football
    • P.E. classes
    • Track

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 92% 85%
Asian 7% 3%
Filipino 3% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 1% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.6% 3%
Unspecified 0.1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 19218%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.2%
Multiracial 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 58%
Limited English proficiency 27% 31%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    What a horrible school. The students there lack discipline and are some of the worst bullies ever. My daughter is constantly harassed by some of the female students and the parents are worse! They encourage this bad behavior and could care less if their kids hurt other kids. The staff attempts to help with no avail. My daughter's education is suffering and the actions the staff takes to help is minimal. Please be careful if you plan to enroll you student here.

  • (2 years ago)

    Excellent teachers strong principal/school leadership and challenging academic programs for some. Awesome 2 years...The ASB activities are so wonderful too!

  • (2 years ago)

    Miss Klein the physical teacher at sierra vista junior high is mean She screamed at me bad and said "She sometimes wants too slap us but she cant because she NEEDS this job . That's Mean . Do Something From Student at sierra vista junior high . 2012

  • (5 years ago)

    Sierra Vista is a very good school.. it has many Dual Language activties and programs..the teachers there are very kind and understanding.. the school campus is clean and it has no innapropriate graffitti.. it has a prgram in which the High school students from Sierra Vista High SChool are able to help middle School Students.. Sierra Vista had great students that are interested in Learning

  • (7 years ago)

    I am a student there and it help me because the teachers are stricked. The teachers there care about the students education future and their work. Also if you dontlisten to the teachers you'll get in trouble. Then they have awards assembely field day for the 7th graders promomtion for the 8th graders and this was great. So if you have your son or a daughter i will recomend this school to you kids and parents

  • (8 years ago)

    I Love this School. My daughter has improved a lot. The school needs a bigger lot for 800+ students. But the staff is wonderful.

  • (8 years ago)

    Dedicated teachers and new leadership are working hard to improve quality education. More parent involvement is much needed at this school.

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