Ramsey Junior High School

  • Ramsey Junior High School serves 915 students in grades 7-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ramsey Junior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ramsey Junior High School's student population of 915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ramsey Junior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 999 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ramsey Junior High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
6%
21%
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White
66%
61%
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Two or more races
12%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ramsey Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.540.32
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Graduation Rate<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Smith School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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