Ozark Junior High School (Closed 2021)

1301 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ozark Junior High School served 281 students in grades 8-9.
Ozark Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 33% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 47% (which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 8-9
Total Students
281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#559 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
92%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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