Nashville Junior High School

1000 N Eighth St
Nashville, AR 71852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Nashville Junior High School serves 482 students in grades 7-9.
Nashville Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 482 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nashville Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Nashville Junior High School's student population of 482 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-9
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
482 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Nashville Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Nashville Junior High School is 0.62, which is more 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#426 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
25%
14%
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Black
21%
20%
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White
53%
59%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nashville Junior High School's ranking?
Nashville Junior High School is ranked #426 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Nashville Junior High School?
482 students attend Nashville Junior High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Nashville Junior High School students are White, 25% of students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Nashville Junior High School?
Nashville Junior High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Nashville Junior High School offer ?
Nashville Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-9 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Nashville Junior High School part of?
Nashville Junior High School is part of Nashville School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-9
  • Enrollment: 482 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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