West Junior High School



West Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 153
8 173
9 157
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Junior High School is a public high school of the West Memphis School District located in West Memphis, AR. It has 483 students in grades 7th through 9th. West Junior High School is the 119th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 10,926th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.4 to 1.

Total Students: 483
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.65

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West Junior High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 253
(52%)
1,236
(51%)
 Female 230
(48%)
1,201
(49%)

West Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 253
(52%)
454
(19%)
 Black 216
(45%)
1,947
(80%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
8
(0%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 233
(48%)
686
(28%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 195
(40%)
1,526
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(11%)
225
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

West Junior High School is ranked 136th out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 55.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

West Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 456
2006 461
2007 461
2008 455
2009 464
2010 468
2011 487
2012 483

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 12.8
2007 13.2
2008 13
2009 13.7
2010 13.8
2011 14.5
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99342105263158
2006 0.99349240780911
2007 0.99349240780911
2008 0.99340659340659
2009 0.99353448275862
2010 0.99358974358974
2011 0.99383983572895
2012 0.5175983436853

Compare West Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 51.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 

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