Liberty Junior School

  • Liberty Junior School serves 717 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 79% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Liberty Junior School's student population of 717 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students717 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Liberty Junior School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Liberty Junior School is 0.41, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#722 out of 3,224 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
5%
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Black
12%
16%
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White
76%
71%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Liberty Junior School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.410.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLakota Local School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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This School is great! I have been here Mr. Spurlock the principle and Mr. Martin the assistant principal is great. This school knows education and technology. I would recommend this school to anyone in the Liberty TWP. Area.I hope that anyone in this area would want to go here because the staff is so awesome and everyone treats you like a person!!!I think this school rocks!!!!!!!!!!!!
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