Southwest Junior High School

Tel: (928)627-6540
Grades: 7-8

650 students

Southwest Junior High School serves 650 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Southwest Junior High School operates within the Gadsden Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 650 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 650 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has increased by 0% over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
18:1
American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
99%
43%
Black
n/a
5%
White
n/a
42%
Unknown
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.02 0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. n/a
36%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
99%
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,079 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Gadsden Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
n/a
Number of Students Managed 5,079
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is San Luis High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is San Luis Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cesar Chavez Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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