Ramsey Junior High School

3201 Jenny Lind Rd
Fort Smith, AR 72901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ramsey Junior High School serves 890 students in grades 7-9.
Ramsey Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (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 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Ramsey Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Ramsey Junior High School's student population of 890 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students890 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Rankings

Ramsey Junior High School is ranked within the top 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 Ramsey Junior High School is 0.59, which is more 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
#309 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
13%
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Black
8%
20%
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White
61%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
14%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.58
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Graduation Rate
(13-14)
<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Smith School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ramsey Junior High School is Arkoma High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arkoma Junior High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Smith Fairview Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 591 students
    0.3 miles
    2400 S Dallas
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-3214
    0.3 PK-6 591
  • Fort Smith Ballman Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 313 students
    1.0 miles
    2601 South Q St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-1280
    1 PK-6 313
  • Arkoma Arkoma High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Blocker Street
    Arkoma, OK 74901
    (918) 875-3353
    1.1 9-12 115
  • Arkoma Arkoma Junior High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 48 students
    1.2 miles
    100 Blocker Ave
    Arkoma, OK 74901
    (918) 875-3351
    1.2 7-8 48
  • Fort Smith Belle Point Alternative Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 61 students
    1.3 miles
    1501 Dodson Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-7034
    1.3 7-12 61

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