Valley Jr High School



Valley Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 91
1 84
2 70
3 67
4 44
5 64
6 63
7 64
8 65
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Jasper, AL in the Walker County School District. It enrolls 643 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Jr High School is the 178th largest public school in Alabama and the 10,541st largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 643
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,541st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 178th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 493rd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 209th out of 783

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Valley Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 347
(54%)
2,991
(53%)
 Female 296
(46%)
2,668
(47%)

Valley Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 590
(92%)
5,169
(91%)
 Hispanic 32
(5%)
79
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
84
(1%)
 Black 9
(1%)
313
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Valley Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 341
(53%)
3,099
(55%)
 Not Eligible 258
(40%)
2,104
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(7%)
456
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Valley Jr High School is ranked 213th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Valley Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 607
2006 585
2007 588
2008 599
2009 598
2010 594
2011 623
2012 643

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 15.6
2007 14.9
2008 14.9
2009 15.3
2010 12.9
2011 14.8
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59637561779242
2006 0.4957264957265
2007 0.56632653061224
2008 0.61435726210351
2009 0.61538461538462
2010 0.56060606060606
2011 0.61476725521669
2012 0.59875583203733

Compare Valley Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 59.9%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Valley Jr High School
Jasper, AL
Public PK - 09 643 14.3:1  
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Public PK - 04 400 13.5:1 5 miles
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Public PK - 09 264 9.1:1 5 miles
Bankhead Middle School
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Public 05 - 09 303 16.8:1 5 miles
Maddox Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 610 13.6:1 6 miles
West Jasper Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 249 13.3:1 7 miles
Memorial Pk Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 523 13.1:1 7 miles
T S Boyd School
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Public PK - 09 234 10.2:1 9 miles
Dora First Baptist Church
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Private PK - KG 106 16:1 9 miles
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Public PK - 09 810 16.9:1 9 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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