Dumas Junior High School

Dumas Junior High School serves 359 students in grades 7 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Dumas Junior High School operates within the Dumas School District.

School Overview

The student population of 359 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 359 students
Dumas Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dumas Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Dumas Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dumas Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Dumas Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
10%
11%
Dumas Junior High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
64%
21%
Dumas Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
26%
63%
Dumas Junior High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dumas Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.31
Dumas Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
52%
Dumas Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
10%
Dumas Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,518 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,404 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,586 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 57% over four years.
School District Name Dumas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,518 953
Dumas   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $10 MM
Dumas   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $21 MM $10 MM
Dumas   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,404 $10,220
Dumas   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,586 $10,673
Dumas   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Dumas High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Star City Middle School (20.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DumasCentral Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 426 students101 Court St
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-4954
    0.3PK-2426
  • DumasReed Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 3-6 | 411 students709 South Cherry St
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-5363
    0.83-6411
  • DumasDumas High School
    1 miles | Grades: 10-12 | 322 students709 Dan Gill Dr
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-4151
    110-12322
  • GillettGillett Elementary School
    17 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 91 students313 South Sixth St
    GillettAR 72055
    (870)548-2466
    17PK-591
  • Mc GeheeMcgehee High School
    17.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 504 students1902 East Ash St
    Mc GeheeAR 71654
    (870)222-3600
    17.67-12504

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