Greenwood Junior High School

300 E Gary St
Greenwood, AR 72936
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Greenwood Junior High School serves 691 students in grades 7-8.
Greenwood Junior High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Greenwood Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Greenwood Junior High School's student population of 691 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Greenwood Junior High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Greenwood Junior High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#66 out of 998 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
13:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
87%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Students: 691 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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