2250 S 8th Ave
Yuma, AZ 85364
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
R Pete Woodard Junior High School serves 651 students in grades 6-8.
R Pete Woodard Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 27% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 64% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 651 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

R Pete Woodard Junior High School's student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
651 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

R Pete Woodard Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of R Pete Woodard Junior 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1629 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
5%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
79%
46%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
14%
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

How many students attend R Pete Woodard Junior High School?

651 students attend R Pete Woodard Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

79% of R Pete Woodard Junior High School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are White, 3% of students are Black, 2% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of R Pete Woodard Junior High School?

R Pete Woodard Junior 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 Junior High School offer ?

R Pete Woodard Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 651 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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