Dequeen Junior High School

Serves grades 8 - 9

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1803 W Colter Dr
Dequeen, AR 71832
Phone
(870) 642-3077
District
DEQUEEN SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SEVIER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
371
Classroom Teachers
25

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.8% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Dequeen Junior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 48
Proficiency in Reading 59 50
Proficiency in Math 64.670659 46

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 36
Proficiency in Reading 38 38
Proficiency in Math 40 33

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.99
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.30
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 8 178 48.0%
Grade 9 193 52.0%
Total 371 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.9% 29.6% 62.8%
Black 1.6% 3.1% 21.0%
Hispanic 66.4% 62.7% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.7% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.0% 3.9% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.2% 42.2% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.0% 34.7% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 7.5% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,154 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 61.4 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.9% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.7% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.8% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 25.3%
65 OR OLDER 12.4% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,709 1,150,936
Single Parent Households With Children 11.3% 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 71.1% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 10.4% 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.0% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.1% 9.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 10.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.9% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 21.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.9% 19.2%
$15,000 or less 14.1% 15.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,188 $12,612,028 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $450 $1,093,950 4.8%
Staff $848 $2,061,488 9.0%
General Administration $279 $678,249 2.9%
School Administration $508 $1,234,948 5.4%
Operation $896 $2,178,176 9.5%
Transportation $236 $573,716 2.5%
Other $44 $106,964 0.5%
Total Support $3,261 $7,927,491 34.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,014 $2,465,034 10.7%
Total Expenditures $9,462 $23,002,122 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,419 $2,675,041,458 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $242,137,408 4.5%
Staff $741 $365,860,413 6.7%
General Administration $235 $116,094,667 2.1%
School Administration $512 $252,770,763 4.7%
Operation $990 $488,891,477 9.0%
Transportation $362 $178,745,452 3.3%
Other $285 $140,630,664 2.6%
Total Support $3,617 $1,785,179,882 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,954 $964,398,984 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,989 $5,424,587,274 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%