Junction City Middle School

  • Junction City Middle School serves 903 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Junction City Middle School's student population of 903 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students903 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Junction City Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Junction City Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#1069 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Junction City Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
19%
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Black
20%
7%
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White
46%
65%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Junction City Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.700.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Junction City Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Junction City Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeary County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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