Defiance Junior High School

629 Arabella St, Defiance, OH 43512 | (419) 782-0050
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 593
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Richard A. Peters
  • Fax: (419) 782-4395
School District Details
  • Defiance City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,392
  • Graduation Rate: 75.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.6
  • Enrolled Students: 2,585

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 593
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 44.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 283 (47.7%)
  • Females: 236 (39.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 66 (11.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 227 (38.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 293 (49.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Defiance Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black274.6%
Asian30.5%
Hispanic8614.5%
White40368.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Defiance Junior High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade19933.6%
7th Grade20234.1%
8th Grade19232.4%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
66.8%
District:
65.4%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
100.0%
District:
99.7%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
17.0
District:
17.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$52,610
District:
$52,027
Source: OH 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 Defiance Junior High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on OAT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP and Performance (2009)
Performance Index Score: 95.8
Overall AYP: Met
Math AYP: Met
Reading AYP: Met
Attendance AYP: Met

OAT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.0%84.0%77.4%
200979.0%79.0%75.2%
 
Reading Test
201085.1%85.1%84.1%
200981.2%81.2%81.3%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.8%72.8%71.1%
2009---
200878.7%78.7%68.8%
 
Reading Test
201085.1%85.1%80.2%
2009---
200882.4%82.4%77.3%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201078.4%78.4%69.2%
2009---
200878.9%78.9%72.8%
 
Reading Test
201087.6%87.6%80.9%
2009---
200884.5%84.5%79.4%
 
Science Test
201069.2%69.2%64.8%
200971.3%71.3%62.8%
200867.0%67.0%62.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200977.3%77.3%78.4%
 
Reading Test
200985.4%85.4%82.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200981.2%81.2%62.3%
 
Reading Test
200983.8%83.8%72.0%
 
Source: OH Department of Education 2009-2010

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