Girard Junior High School

1244 Shannon Rd
Girard, OH 44420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Girard Junior High School serves 267 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Girard Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Girard Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

Girard Junior High School's student population of 267 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Girard Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Girard Junior High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#907 out of 3255 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
83%
70%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.300.48
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGirard City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Girard Junior High School is Girard Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcdonald High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Girard Intermediate Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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