1109 W Jackson
Ozark, MO 65721
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Ozark Junior High School serves 928 students in grades 8-9.
Ozark Junior High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 8-9
  • Enrollment: 928 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ozark Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Ozark Junior High School's student population of 928 students has grown by 129% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 81% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-9
Total Students
928 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

Ozark Junior High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (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 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#278 out of 2091 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
89%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ozark Junior High School's ranking?

Ozark Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

56% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Ozark Junior High School?

928 students attend Ozark Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Ozark Junior High School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ozark Junior High School?

Ozark Junior High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Ozark Junior High School offer ?

Ozark Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 8-9

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 8-9
  • Enrollment: 928 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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