Dumas Junior High School

315 South College St,

Dumas, AR, 71639-

Tel: (870)382-4476
Grades: 7-9

341 students

Dumas Junior High School serves 341 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Dumas Junior High School operates within the Dumas School District.

Overview

The student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 341 students
Dumas Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Dumas Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dumas Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Dumas Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Dumas Junior High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Dumas Junior High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
65%
22%
Dumas Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
27%
64%
Dumas Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dumas Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Dumas 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.
0.51 0.53
Dumas 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.
73%
52%
Dumas Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
3%
10%
Dumas Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,922 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Dumas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,922 923
Dumas   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
Dumas   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $17 MM $10 MM
Dumas   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,085 $9,870
Dumas   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,489 $10,243
Dumas   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 Dumas High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Star City Middle School (20.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dumas Central Elementary School
    101 Court St
    Dumas , AR , 71639
    (870)382-4954
    0.3  mi  |  282  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Dumas Reed Elementary School
    709 South Cherry St
    Dumas , AR , 71639
    (870)382-5363
    0.8  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  2-6
  • Dumas Dumas High School
    709 Dan Gill Dr
    Dumas , AR , 71639
    (870)382-4151
    1  mi  |  307  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Gillett Gillett Elementary School
    313 South Sixth St
    Gillett , AR , 72055
    (870)548-2466
    17  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mcgehee Mcgehee High School
    1902 East Ash St
    Mcgehee , AR , 71654
    (870)222-3600
    17.6  mi  |  499  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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