Pottsville Junior High School

Tel: (479)968-6334
Grades: 7-9

402 students

Pottsville Junior High School serves 402 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Pottsville Junior High School operates within the Pottsville School District.

Overview

The student population of 402 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 402 students
Pottsville Junior High School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Pottsville Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Pottsville Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Pottsville Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
10%
Pottsville Junior High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Pottsville Junior High School Black (2007-2011)
White
95%
64%
Pottsville Junior High School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pottsville Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Pottsville Junior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.10 0.72
Pottsville Junior High School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
35%
52%
Pottsville Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
11%
9%
Pottsville Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,686 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pottsville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,686 938
Pottsville   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $9 MM
Pottsville   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Pottsville   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,406 $9,870
Pottsville   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,300 $10,243
Pottsville   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pottsville High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pottsville Middle Grade (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pottsville Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pottsville Pottsville Elementary School
    87 South B St
    Pottsville , AR , 72858
    (479)968-2133
    0.1  mi  |  537  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Pottsville Pottsville Middle Grade
    6926 Sr 247
    Pottsville , AR , 72858
    (479)890-6631
    0.1  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Pottsville Pottsville High School
    500 Apache Dr
    Pottsville , AR , 72858
    (479)968-6334
    0.1  mi  |  354  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Russellville Russellville High School
    2203 South Knoxville
    Russellville , AR , 72802
    (479)968-3151
    3.9  mi  |  1121  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Russellville Area Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2201 South Knoxville Ave
    Russellville , AR , 72811
    (479)968-5422
    Vocational School
    4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12

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