R Pete Woodard Jr High School

2250 S 8th Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 674 students in grades 6-8, R Pete Woodard Jr High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 35%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 674 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

R Pete Woodard Jr High School's student population of 674 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
674 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

R Pete Woodard Jr High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,956 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of R Pete Woodard Jr High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AZ)
#1399 out of 1956 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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16%
35%
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27%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of R Pete Woodard Jr High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
19%
24%
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
79%
47%
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Black
2%
6%
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White
15%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.36
This chart displays the diversity score of R Pete Woodard Jr High School and the public school average diversity score of Arizona by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
10%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in R Pete Woodard Jr High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is R Pete Woodard Jr High School's ranking?
R Pete Woodard Jr High School is ranked #1399 out of 1,956 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are R Pete Woodard Jr High School often compared to?
R Pete Woodard Jr High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Fourth Avenue Junior High School, Desert View Middle & High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 35% AZ state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AZ state average).
How many students attend R Pete Woodard Jr High School?
674 students attend R Pete Woodard Jr High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of R Pete Woodard Jr High School students are Hispanic, 15% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, 2% 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 R Pete Woodard Jr High School?
R Pete Woodard Jr High School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does R Pete Woodard Jr High School offer ?
R Pete Woodard Jr High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is R Pete Woodard Jr High School part of?
R Pete Woodard Jr High School is part of Yuma Elementary District (4499) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 674 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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