Yerger Junior High School



Yerger Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Yerger Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 176
8 200
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Yerger Junior High School is a public high school of the Hope School District located in Hope, AR. It has 376 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 376
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.97

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Yerger Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 191
(51%)
581
(48%)
 Female 185
(49%)
617
(52%)

Yerger Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 180
(48%)
574
(48%)
 Hispanic 112
(30%)
309
(26%)
 White 83
(22%)
307
(26%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Yerger Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(75%)
846
(71%)
 Not Eligible 66
(18%)
272
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(7%)
80
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Yerger Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) 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.

Yerger Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 375
2007 368
2008 353
2009 334
2010 376
2011 395
2012 376

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 11.7
2007 11.9
2008 11.8
2009 12.5
2010 13.5
2011 15.1
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64950980392157
2006 0.71733333333333
2007 0.72010869565217
2008 0.70821529745042
2009 0.75149700598802
2010 0.73936170212766
2011 0.83291139240506
2012 0.82446808510638

Compare Yerger Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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