Southwest Junior High School

  • Southwest Junior High School serves 681 students in grades 8-9.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Southwest Junior High School operates within the Springdale School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 681 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students681 students
Southwest Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Southwest Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Southwest Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSouthwest Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Southwest Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Southwest Junior High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Southwest Junior High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
51%
12%
Southwest Junior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
3%
21%
Southwest Junior High School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
36%
61%
Southwest Junior High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
7%
1%
Southwest Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Southwest Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouthwest Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.610.57
Southwest Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
57%
53%
Southwest Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
9%
Southwest Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Springdale School District's student population of 22,085 students has grown by 10% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,228 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,061 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameSpringdale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
3
Number of Students Managed22,085913
Springdale School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$219 MM$10 MM
Springdale School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$215 MM$9 MM
Springdale School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,228$10,835
Springdale School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,061$10,302
Springdale School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    1 miles
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