Ashdown Junior High School

  • Ashdown Junior High School serves 339 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Ashdown Junior High School's student population of 339 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students339 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashdown Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashdown Junior High School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#756 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
27%
21%
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White
64%
60%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashdown Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.520.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAshdown School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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