The Academies At Jonesboro High School

  • The Academies At Jonesboro High School serves 1,275 students in grades 10-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The Academies At Jonesboro High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

The Academies At Jonesboro High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • The Academies At Jonesboro High School's student population of 1,275 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students1,275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Academies At Jonesboro High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of The Academies At Jonesboro High School is 0.63, 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#792 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Academies At Jonesboro High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
13%
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Black
44%
20%
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White
41%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Academies At Jonesboro High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.630.58
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Graduation Rate
88%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Academies At Jonesboro High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJonesboro School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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