Harrisburg Jtc School

  • Harrisburg Jtc School serves 21 students in grades 9-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Harrisburg Jtc School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Harrisburg Jtc School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Harrisburg Jtc School's student population of 21 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students21 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Harrisburg Jtc School
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrisburg Jtc School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Harrisburg Jtc School is 0.42, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#364 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio4:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harrisburg Jtc School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
71%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harrisburg Jtc School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
29%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harrisburg Jtc School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrisburg Jtc School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.420.58
This chart display the diversity score of Harrisburg Jtc School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)<50%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Harrisburg Jtc School and public school graduation rate of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harrisburg Jtc School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArkansas Youth Services School SySTEM School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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