Ramay Junior High School

401 South Sang Ave,

Fayetteville, AR, 72701-0602

Tel: (479)444-3064
Grades: 8-9

618 students

Ramay Junior High School serves 618 students in grades 8-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Ramay Junior High School operates within the Fayetteville School District.

Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-9
Total Students 618 students
Ramay Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Ramay Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ramay Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more 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 12:1 13:1
Ramay Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Ramay Junior High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Ramay Junior High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
22%
Ramay Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
61%
64%
Ramay Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ramay Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Ramay 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.
0.58 0.53
Ramay 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.
43%
52%
Ramay 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.
10%
10%
Ramay Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,497 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Fayetteville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
3
Number of Students Managed 9,497 923
Fayetteville   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $9 MM
Fayetteville   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $99 MM $10 MM
Fayetteville   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,252 $9,870
Fayetteville   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,665 $10,243
Fayetteville   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 Nwa Community College Regional Center (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Woodland Junior High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leverett Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fayetteville Nwa Community College Regional Center
    Vocational School
    2350 West Old Farmington Rd
    Fayetteville , AR , 72701
    (479)444-3058
    Vocational School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fayetteville Fayetteville High School East
    1001 West Stone St
    Fayetteville , AR , 72701
    (479)444-3050
    0.9  mi  |  1824  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fayetteville Leverett Elementary School
    1124 West Cleveland St
    Fayetteville , AR , 72702
    (479)444-3077
    1.3  mi  |  362  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fayetteville Asbell Elementary School
    1500 North Sang Ave
    Fayetteville , AR , 72701
    (479)444-3080
    1.6  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fayetteville Owl Creek School
    375 North Rupple Rd
    Fayetteville , AR , 72704
    (479)718-0200
    1.8  mi  |  705  students  |  Gr.  KG-7

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