Valley Jr High School



Valley Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 82
1 76
2 65
3 88
4 70
5 70
6 70
7 47
8 68
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 668 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Jr High School is the 170th largest public school in Alabama and the 9,556th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 668
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,556th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 170th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 464th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 177th out of 782

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Valley Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 341
(51%)
2,828
(52%)
 Female 327
(49%)
2,654
(48%)

Valley Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 568
(85%)
4,919
(90%)
 Hispanic 71
(11%)
144
(3%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
94
(2%)
 Black 10
(1%)
308
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Valley Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(50%)
2,995
(55%)
 Not Eligible 303
(45%)
2,234
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(5%)
253
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Valley Jr High School is ranked 189th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.6%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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
2013 610
2014 671
2015 668

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
2013 14.2
2014 18.1
2015 17.6

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
2013 0.62786885245902
2014 0.6467958271237
2015 0.54640718562874

Compare Valley Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
This School 54.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Valley Jr High School
Jasper, AL
Public KG - 08 668 17.6:1  
T R Simmons Elementary School
Jasper, AL
Public PK - 05 573 17.8:1 5 miles
Bankhead Middle School
Cordova, AL
Public 05 - 08 320 21.3:1 5 miles
Cordova Elementary School
Cordova, AL
Public PK - 04 393 16.4:1 5 miles
Maddox Middle School
Jasper, AL
Public 06 - 08 594 15.7:1 6 miles
Memorial Pk Elementary School
Jasper, AL
Public KG - 05 504 19:1 7 miles
West Jasper Elementary School
Jasper, AL
Public PK - 05 248 16.3:1 7 miles
Sumiton Elementary Middle School
Sumiton, AL
Public 05 - 08 581 24.2:1 9 miles
Parrish Elementary School
Parrish, AL
Public PK - 06 228 19:1 9 miles
Sumiton Elementary School
Sumiton, AL
Public KG - 04 656 16.8:1 9 miles
Sumiton Christian School
Sumiton, AL
Private PK - 12 363 14:1 10 miles
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