Pottsville Junior High School

250 Apache Ln, Pottsville, AR 72858 | (479) 968-6334
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 385
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 250 Apache Drive, Pottsville, AR 72858
School District Details
  • Pottsville School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,009
  • Graduation Rate: 89.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.0
  • Enrolled Students: 1,658

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 385
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 9.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 196 (50.9%)
  • Females: 189 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 39 (10.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 117 (30.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 156 (40.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pottsville Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.0%
Black71.8%
Asian--
Hispanic71.8%
White36795.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pottsville Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade12031.2%
8th Grade12331.9%
9th Grade14236.9%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Pottsville Junior High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on Benchmark and End-of-Course state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Science

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201086.0%86.0%68.0%
200972.0%72.0%63.0%
200877.0%77.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201085.0%85.0%75.0%
200968.0%68.0%68.0%
200858.0%58.0%62.0%
 
Science Test
201037.0%37.0%33.0%
200938.0%38.0%33.0%
200839.0%39.0%32.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201083.0%83.0%76.0%
200985.0%85.0%71.0%
200876.0%76.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201069.0%69.0%63.0%
200966.0%66.0%61.0%
200866.0%66.0%56.0%
 

End-of-Course - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201073.0%73.0%76.0%
200980.0%80.0%70.0%
200878.0%68.0%66.0%
 
Geometry Test
201095.0%72.0%69.0%
200997.0%78.0%66.0%
2008100.0%60.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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