Green Cove Springs Junior High School

  • Green Cove Springs Junior High School serves 779 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Green Cove Springs Junior High School operates within the Clay School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 779 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 779 students
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Green Cove Springs Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Green Cove Springs Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Asian Students (1993-2015)
Hispanic
11%
31%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
9%
23%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
76%
40%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Green Cove Springs Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.46
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
30%
53%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Green Cove Springs Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Clay School District's student population of 35,610 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,436 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,428 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Clay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
46
22
Number of Students Managed 35,610 10,184
Clay School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $300 MM $122 MM
Clay School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $299 MM $125 MM
Clay School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,436 $12,021
Clay School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,428 $12,230
Clay School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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    0.4 miles
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  • Orange ParkClay Virtual Academy
    Grades: KG-12
    0.5 miles
    2306 Kingsley Ave
    Orange ParkFL 32073
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    Grades: KG-12 | 335 students
    0.5 miles
    2306 Kingsley Ave
    Orange ParkFL 32073
    (904)272-8178
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    Grades: KG-12 | 12 students
    0.5 miles
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    Orange ParkFL 32073
    (904)272-8178
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    0.5 miles
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School Reviews

2  8/16/2010
This is one of the worst schools ever to catch my eye. There staff is horrible and they never keep you posted.One of the teachers called supan called my daughter a big slutty whore.
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