Coleman Junior High School

821 Pointer Trail, Van Buren, AR 72956 | (479) 471-3160
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 677
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Rebecca A. Guthrie
  • Fax: (479) 471-0249
  • Website: www.vbsd.us
School District Details
  • Van Buren School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,568
  • Graduation Rate: 80.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 5,922

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 677
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 55.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 356 (52.6%)
  • Females: 321 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 93 (13.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 259 (38.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 352 (52.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Coleman Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian243.5%
Black142.1%
Asian142.1%
Hispanic7010.3%
White51275.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Coleman Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade23334.4%
8th Grade20930.9%
9th Grade23534.7%
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 Coleman Junior High School performed on average about the same as 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
201065.0%68.0%68.0%
200958.0%60.0%63.0%
200861.0%60.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201063.0%65.0%75.0%
200962.0%66.0%68.0%
200862.0%64.0%62.0%
 
Science Test
201026.0%30.0%33.0%
200925.0%22.0%33.0%
200826.0%23.0%32.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201072.0%74.0%76.0%
200981.0%76.0%71.0%
200879.0%73.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201054.0%56.0%63.0%
200957.0%60.0%61.0%
200861.0%54.0%56.0%
 

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

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

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201079.0%75.0%76.0%
200976.0%72.0%70.0%
200876.0%65.0%66.0%
 
Geometry Test
201099.0%71.0%69.0%
2009100.0%71.0%66.0%
2008100.0%70.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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