Green Cove Springs Junior High School

Green Cove Springs Junior High School serves 886 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Green Cove Springs Junior High School operates within the Clay School District.

Overview

The student population of 886 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 886 students
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
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 0.40 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 (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
28%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
12%
23%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
76%
42%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.40 0.45
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
23%
51%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
7%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 35,283 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,733 is less than the state average of $13,793. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,701 is less than the state average of $15,882. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Clay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
47
22
Number of Students Managed 35,283 9,797
Clay School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $314 MM $138 MM
Clay School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $349 MM $159 MM
Clay School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,733 $13,793
Clay School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,701 $15,882
Clay School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Clay Virtual Instruction Program (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Virtual Instruction Program (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
    1 South Oakridge Ave
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2126
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 758 students                      
  • Green Cove SpringsClay Virtual Instruction Program
    23 Green St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2612
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 8 students                      
  • Green Cove SpringsR. C. Bannerman Learning Center
    Alternative School
    608 Mill St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2100
    Alternative School

    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 163 students                      
  • Green Cove SpringsClay Virtual Academy
    23 Green St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-4804
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 184 students                      
  • Green Cove SpringsClay Virtual Franchise
    23 Green St
    Green Cove SpringsFL 32043
    (904)529-2612
    0.5 mi | Gr. 4-12 | n/a students                      

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