Arab Junior High School

911 Old Cullman Rd
Arab, AL 35016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Arab Junior High School serves 566 students in grades 6-8.
Arab Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Arab Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Arab Junior High School's student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Arab Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Arab Junior High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#139 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
33%
White
97%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArab City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Arab Junior High School is Arab High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Parkside Elementary School (6.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arab Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Arab Arab Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-5 | 608 students
    1.5 miles
    241 8th Ave Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6085
    1.5 3-5 608
  • Arab Arab High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 760 students
    1.6 miles
    511 Arabian Dr Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6026
    1.6 9-12 760
  • Arab Arab Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 669 students
    1.6 miles
    121 Mimosa St Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6005
    1.6 PK-2 669
  • Arab Brindlee Mountain Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 222 students
    4.5 miles
    2233 Shoal Creek Rd
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 753-2246
    4.5 3-5 222
  • Baileyton Parkside Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 338 students
    6.4 miles
    12431 Al Highway 69 N
    Baileyton, AL 35019
    (256) 796-5568
    6.4 K-8 338

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