Dequeen Junior High School



Dequeen Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dequeen Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 177
9 203
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dequeen Junior High School is a public high school of the Dequeen School District located in Dequeen, AR. It has 380 students in grades 8th through 9th. Dequeen Junior High School is the 159th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 12,782nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.5 to 1.

Total Students: 380
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.05

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Dequeen Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 192
(51%)
433
(52%)
 Female 188
(49%)
401
(48%)

Dequeen Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 232
(61%)
478
(57%)
 White 112
(29%)
285
(34%)
 Black 25
(7%)
49
(6%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
14
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dequeen Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 253
(67%)
513
(62%)
 Not Eligible 97
(26%)
240
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(8%)
81
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dequeen Junior High School is ranked 115th out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dequeen Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dequeen Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 325
2010 351
2011 368
2012 380

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 7.8
2010 15.3
2011 15.7
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.73846153846154
2010 0.7008547008547
2011 0.72282608695652
2012 0.74473684210526

Compare Dequeen Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 
This School 74.5%
 

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