Green Cove Springs Junior High School

Green Cove Springs Junior High School serves 795 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 59%.
Green Cove Springs Junior High School operates within the Clay School District.

School Overview

The student population of 795 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 795 students
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Green Cove Springs Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Green Cove Springs Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
30%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
10%
23%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
76%
41%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Green Cove Springs Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.41 0.46
Green Cove Springs 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.
24%
52%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
6%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,523 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,670 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,525 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Clay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
22
Number of Students Managed 35,523 10,137
Clay School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $312 MM $132 MM
Clay School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $343 MM $140 MM
Clay School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,670 $11,888
Clay School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,525 $12,571
Clay School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Clay Virtual Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Virtual Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles E. Bennett Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Green Cove SpringsCharles E. Bennett Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 817 students1 South Oakridge Ave
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2126
    0.4PK-6817
  • Orange ParkClay Virtual Academy
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 285 students2306 Kingsley Ave
    Orange ParkFL 32073
    (904)272-8178
    0.5KG-12285
  • Green Cove SpringsClay Virtual Franchise
    0.5 miles | Grades: 4-1223 South Green St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)272-8178
    0.54-12n/a
  • Orange ParkClay Virtual Instruction Program
    0.5 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 7 students2306 Kingsley Ave
    Orange ParkFL 32073
    (904)272-8178
    0.5KG-127
  • Green Cove SpringsR. C. Bannerman Learning Center
    Alternative School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 183 students608 Mill St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2100
    0.56-12183

School Reviews

This is one of the worst schools ever to catch my eye. There staff is horrible and they never keep you posted.One of the teachers called supan called my daughter a big slutty whore.
- Posted by Parent, 08/16/10

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