Fourth Avenue Junior High School

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School serves 414 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fourth Avenue Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,897 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fourth Avenue Junior High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1744 out of 1897 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:119:1
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American Indian
1%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
91%
45%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
5%
38%
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Diversity Score0.170.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYuma Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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