Central Junior High School

2811 West Huntsville,

Springdale, AR, 72762-7736

Tel: (479)750-8854
Grades: 8-9

896 students

Central Junior High School serves 896 students in grades 8-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Central Junior High School operates within the Springdale School District.

Overview

The student population of 896 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-9
Total Students 896 students
Central Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Central Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Central Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to 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 18:1 13:1
Central Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Central Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
26%
10%
Central Junior High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Central Junior High School Black (2001-2012)
White
63%
64%
Central Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Central Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Central 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.
0.53 0.53
Central 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.
37%
52%
Central 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.
6%
10%
Central Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,976 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Springdale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 19,976 923
District Total Revenue $162 MM $9 MM
Springdale   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $158 MM $10 MM
Springdale   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,036 $9,870
Springdale   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,840 $10,243
Springdale   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 Springdale High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Southwest Junior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elmdale Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springdale Springdale High School
    1103 West Emma Ave
    Springdale , AR , 72764
    (479)750-8832
    0.3  mi  |  1929  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Springdale Elmdale Elementary School
    420 North West End
    Springdale , AR , 72764
    (479)750-8859
    0.8  mi  |  605  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springdale Westwood Elementary School
    1850 Mcray Ave
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8871
    0.8  mi  |  469  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springdale Thurman G. Smith Elementary School
    3600 Falcon
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8846
    1  mi  |  628  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springdale Hunt Elementary School
    3511 Silent Grove Rd
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8775
    1.3  mi  |  845  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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