Green Cove Springs Junior High School

Green Cove Springs Junior High School serves 894 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Green Cove Springs Junior High School operates within the Clay School District.

Overview

The student population of 894 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 894 students
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Green Cove Springs Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
28%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
11%
23%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
74%
43%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.45
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
28%
49%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
4%
8%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,698 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Clay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
23
Number of Students Managed 35,698 9,989
Clay School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $314 MM $138 MM
Clay School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $349 MM $159 MM
Clay School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,733 $13,793
Clay School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,701 $15,882
Clay School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clay Virtual Franchise (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Clay Virtual Franchise (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 Students Grades
  • Green Cove Springs Charles E. Bennett Elementary School
    1 South Oakridge Ave
    Green Cove Springs , FL , 32043
    (904)529-2126
    0.4  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Green Cove Springs Clay Virtual Instruction Program
    23 South Green St
    Green Cove Springs , FL , 32043
    (904)529-2612
    0.5  mi  |  2  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Green Cove Springs Clay Virtual Franchise
    23 South Green St
    Green Cove Springs , FL , 32043
    (904)529-2612
    0.5  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Green Cove Springs R. C. Bannerman Learning Center
    Alternative School
    608 Mill St
    Green Cove Springs , FL , 32043
    (904)529-2100
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Green Cove Springs Clay Virtual Academy
    23 South Green St
    Green Cove Springs , FL , 32043
    (904)529-4804
    0.5  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 16, 2010 - 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

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Did You Know?
Green Cove Springs, FL public schools have a 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Green Cove Springs is Clay County Superintendent's Office. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.