Batesville Junior High School

2 Pioneer Dr
Batesville, AR 72501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Batesville Junior High School serves 768 students in grades 6-8.
Batesville Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 768 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Batesville Junior High School's student population of 768 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
768 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
56 teachers
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School Rankings

Batesville Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Batesville Junior High School is 0.54, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#458 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
27%
14%
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Black
6%
20%
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White
62%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Batesville Junior High School's ranking?
Batesville Junior High School is ranked #458 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Batesville Junior High School?
768 students attend Batesville Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Batesville Junior High School students are White, 27% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Black, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Batesville Junior High School?
Batesville Junior High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Batesville Junior High School offer ?
Batesville Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Batesville Junior High School part of?
Batesville Junior High School is part of Batesville School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 768 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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