206 S Roney
Carl Junction, MO 64834
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Carl Junction Junior High School serves 492 students in grades 7-8.
Carl Junction Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 492 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Carl Junction Junior High School's student population of 492 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Carl Junction Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Carl Junction Junior High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#733 out of 2091 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
82%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

40% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Carl Junction Junior High School?

492 students attend Carl Junction Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Carl Junction Junior High School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Carl Junction Junior High School?

Carl Junction Junior High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Carl Junction Junior High School offer ?

Carl Junction Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 492 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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