Fourth Avenue Junior High School

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School serves 399 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 13% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is equal to the Arizona state level of 20:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,842 schools in Arizona (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fourth Avenue Junior High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:120:1
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American Indian
3%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
90%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
6%
39%
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Diversity Score0.190.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
11%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuma Elementary School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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