Dumas Junior High School

315 South College St

Dumas, AR 71639

Grades: 7-9

359 students

Dumas Junior High School serves 359 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 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 37%.
Dumas Junior High School operates within the Dumas School District.

Overview

The student population of 359 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 359 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Hispanic
8%
10%
Black
65%
23%
White
27%
63%
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.
0.50 0.31
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%
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%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,933 students has grown by 18% over five years.
School District Name Dumas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,933 925
District Total Revenue $16 MM $9 MM
District Spending $17 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,085 $9,870
District Spending / Student $10,489 $10,243
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DumasCentral Elementary School
    101 Court St
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-4954
    0.3 mi | 415 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • DumasReed Elementary School
    709 South Cherry St
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-5363
    0.8 mi | 461 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • DumasDumas High School
    709 Dan Gill Dr
    DumasAR 71639
    (870)382-4151
    1 mi | 303 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • GillettGillett Elementary School
    313 South Sixth St
    GillettAR 72055
    (870)548-2466
    17 mi | 87 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Mc GeheeMcgehee High School
    1902 East Ash St
    Mc GeheeAR 71654
    (870)222-3600
    17.6 mi | 498 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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