Ozark Junior High School

1301 Walden Dr
Ozark, AR 72949
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ozark Junior High School serves 274 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 is 33% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ozark Junior High School's student population of 274 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Rankings

Ozark Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ozark Junior High School is 0.14, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState 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 Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
93%
61%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.140.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOzark School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ozark Junior High School is Ozark High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ozark Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elgin B. Milton Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ozark Elgin B. Milton Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 740 students
    0.1 miles
    1601 Walden Dr
    Ozark, AR 72949
    (479) 667-4745
    0.1 1-5 740
  • Ozark Ozark Kindergarten School
    Grades: PK-K | 186 students
    0.1 miles
    700 N 12th St
    Ozark, AR 72949
    (479) 667-3021
    0.1 PK-K 186
  • Ozark Ozark High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 386 students
    1.2 miles
    1631 Hillbilly Dr
    Ozark, AR 72949
    (479) 667-4116
    1.2 10-12 386
  • Altus Ozark Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-7 | 306 students
    5.7 miles
    18 W College
    Altus, AR 72821
    (479) 468-2821
    5.7 6-7 306
  • Ozark Pleasant View Junior High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 116 students
    7.3 miles
    5750 Hornet Ln
    Ozark, AR 72949
    (479) 997-8469
    7.3 5-8 116

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