Greenwood Junior High School

300 E Gary St
Greenwood, AR 72936
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 592 students in grades 7-8, Greenwood Junior High School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 10% in AR
  • : 60% (Top 10%)
  • : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Greenwood Junior High School's student population of 592 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Greenwood Junior High School ranks within the top 10% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Greenwood Junior High School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
#50 out of 993 schools
(Top 10%)
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60%
36%
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62%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
82%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Greenwood Junior High School's ranking?
Greenwood Junior High School is ranked #50 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Greenwood Junior High School?
592 students attend Greenwood Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Greenwood Junior High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Greenwood Junior High School?
Greenwood Junior High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Greenwood Junior High School offer ?
Greenwood Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Greenwood Junior High School part of?
Greenwood Junior High School is part of Greenwood School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 60% (Top 10%)
  • : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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