Watson Chapel Junior High School



Watson Chapel Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Watson Chapel Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 260
8 258
9 251
10 0
11 0
12 0

Watson Chapel Junior High School is a public high school of the Watson Chapel School District located in Pine Bluff, AR. It has 769 students in grades 7th through 9th. Watson Chapel Junior High School is the 57th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 7,535th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 769
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.52

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Watson Chapel Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 393
(51%)
755
(50%)
 Female 376
(49%)
750
(50%)

Watson Chapel Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 576
(75%)
1,102
(73%)
 White 176
(23%)
375
(25%)
 Hispanic 11
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Watson Chapel Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 481
(63%)
889
(59%)
 Not Eligible 227
(30%)
481
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(8%)
135
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Watson Chapel Junior High School is ranked 34th out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Watson Chapel Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.5%) is 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.

Watson Chapel Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 865
2006 803
2007 780
2008 765
2009 762
2010 798
2011 794
2012 769

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 11.5
2007 13.7
2008 14.4
2009 13.9
2010 16.1
2011 15.9
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56184971098266
2006 0.72104607721046
2007 0.56794871794872
2008 0.56862745098039
2009 0.65223097112861
2010 0.67543859649123
2011 0.71662468513854
2012 0.70481144343303

Compare Watson Chapel Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 
This School 70.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Watson Chapel Junior High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 07 - 09 769 15.2:1  
Watson Chapel High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 10 - 12 736 14.2:1 1 miles
Ridgway Christian School
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Private PK - 12 398 12:1 3 miles
St Joseph Catholic High School
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Private 07 - 12 66 8:1 4 miles
Maranatha Baptist Academy
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Private KG - 12 53 11:1 4 miles
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Jack Robey Junior High School
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Public 08 - 09 643 13.5:1 4 miles
Dollarway High School
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Public 09 - 12 406 10.3:1 4 miles
White Hall High School
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Public 09 - 12 949 16.6:1 7 miles
Woodlawn High School
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