Green Cove Springs Junior High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
779
Best Middle School in Florida
#93
 Rating 8 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District CLAY
Type Public
 Phone (904)529-2140
 Location 1220 BONAVENTURE AVE
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL 32043
Charter School No

Green Cove Springs Junior High School has an academic rating well above the average for Florida middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 93rd in the best public middle schools in Florida.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Green Cove Springs Junior High School student body is mostly White with a smaller Hispanic population and has low racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White75.1%585
Black9.2%72
Hispanic10%78
Asian Pacific2.3%18
Native American Indian0.1%1
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%4
Two or more races2.7%21

Family Income

vs. other Florida middle schools
Upper 16.3%

30.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida middle school median of 56.1%. By this measure, GREEN COVE SPRINGS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 95th in Florida for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade385
8th Grade394
Total779

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
70%
Rank in Florida
93rd
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Green Cove Springs Junior High School scored an average 70% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is well above the state middle school median of 52% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 16.4% of Florida middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70%69%
Boys78%64%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*80% or more*
Black50% to 54%*40% to 44%*
Hispanic65% to 69%*65% to 69%*
Multiracial--
White78%70%
With Disabilites40% to 44%*30% to 34%*
Limited English50% or more*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.4%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median7.2%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Green Cove Springs Junior High School
1220 BONAVENTURE AVE
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL
32043
(904)529-2140

9 out of 10 1

District

CLAY
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL