1 Mustang Dr
Leachville, AR 72438
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School served 178 students in grades 7-9.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-9
Total Students
178 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
74%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 44% AR state average).

How many students attend Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School?

178 students attend Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

74% of Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School?

Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School offer ?

Buffalo Is. Central Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-9

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