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
7 193
8 218
9 232
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 643 students in grades 7th through 9th. Watson Chapel Junior High School is the 77th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 8,882nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 643
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,882nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 77th out of 338
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 203rd out of 338
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 76th out of 338

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Watson Chapel Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 333
(52%)
654
(51%)
 Female 310
(48%)
635
(49%)

Watson Chapel Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 482
(75%)
964
(75%)
 White 143
(22%)
282
(22%)
 Hispanic 15
(2%)
32
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Watson Chapel Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 422
(66%)
792
(61%)
 Not Eligible 181
(28%)
401
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
96
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Watson Chapel Junior High School is ranked 50th out of 336 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 (71.9%) is higher than the state average of 57.7%. 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
2013 734
2014 714
2015 643

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
2013 15
2014 14.8
2015 12.5

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
2013 0.70435967302452
2014 0.703081232493
2015 0.71850699844479

Compare Watson Chapel Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,231.1% 12.3:1
 
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 57.7%
 
This School 71.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Watson Chapel Junior High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 07 - 09 643 12.5:1  
Watson Chapel High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 10 - 12 646 14:1 1 miles
Ridgway Christian School
Pine Bluff, AR
Private PK - 12 310 10:1 3 miles
Quest Middle School of Pine Bluff
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 05 - 09 89 14.8:1 3 miles
Pine Bluff High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 09 - 12 1,226 14.3:1 4 miles
Jack Robey Junior High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 07 - 08 646 12.3:1 4 miles
Dollarway High School
Pine Bluff, AR
Public 09 - 12 368 8.7:1 4 miles
White Hall High School
White Hall, AR
Public 09 - 12 911 13.9:1 7 miles
Woodlawn High School
Rison, AR
Public 07 - 12 271 11.7:1 16 miles
Rison High School
Rison, AR
Public 06 - 12 455 13.2:1 18 miles
Sheridan Middle School
Sheridan, AR
Public 07 - 09 983 14.4:1 22 miles
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