Jasper Junior High School

  • Jasper Junior High School serves 428 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Jasper Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

School Overview

    Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
    Total Students428 students
    Gender % This chart display gender of Jasper Junior High School
    Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
    Students by Grade This chart display the students of Jasper Junior High School by grade.

    School Comparison

    • Jasper Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
    • The diversity score of Jasper Junior High School is 0.41, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
    Overall Testing Rank#668 out of 1270 schools
    (Bottom 50%)
    Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    38%
    47%
    Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    47%
    46%
    Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
    American Indian
    n/a
    1%
    Asian
    100%
    1%
    This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Jasper Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
    Hispanic
    n/a
    7%
    Black
    n/a
    33%
    White
    n/a
    55%
    Hawaiian
    n/a
    n/a
    Two or more races
    n/a
    2%
    Diversity Score0.410.59
    Eligible for Free Lunch
    43%
    50%
    Eligible for Reduced Lunch
    4%
    6%
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    School District NameJasper City School District
    Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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