Harrison Junior High School

Harrison Junior High School serves 644 students in grades 7 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Harrison Junior High School operates within the Harrison School District.

School Overview

The student population of 644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 644 students
Harrison Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Harrison Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Harrison Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Harrison Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.09 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Harrison Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.09 0.31
Harrison 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.
39%
52%
Harrison 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.
10%
10%
Harrison Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,765 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,367 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Harrison School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,778 953
Harrison   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $10 MM
Harrison   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $29 MM $10 MM
Harrison   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,765 $10,220
Harrison   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,367 $10,673
Harrison   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 North Ark College Secondary Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Harrison Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Woodland Heights Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HarrisonWoodland Heights Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 127 students520 East Womack St
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)743-2122
    0.7PK-4127
  • HarrisonEagle Heights Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 170 students500 No Chestnut St
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)741-5043
    0.8KG-4170
  • Harrison Forest Heights Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 419 students1124 So Tamarind St
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)741-5837
    0.8KG-4419
  • HarrisonSkyline Heights Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 396 students1120 West Holt Ave
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)741-5821
    1.1KG-4396
  • HarrisonNorth Ark College Secondary Center
    Vocational School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-121515 Pioneer Dr
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)391-3513
    1.29-12n/a

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