Jennings Junior High School

  • Jennings Junior High School serves 382 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Jennings Junior High School's student population of 382 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jennings Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jennings Junior High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1907 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jennings Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jennings Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
100%
16%
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White
n/a
72%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Jennings Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jennings Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Scoren/a0.23
This chart display the diversity score of Jennings Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jennings Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJENNINGS School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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