Orange Park Junior High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
633
Best Middle School in Florida
#268
 Rating 5 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District CLAY
Type Public
 Phone (904)278-2000
 Location 1500 GANO AVE
ORANGE PARK, FL 32073
Charter School No

Orange Park Junior High School has an academic rating slightly above the average for Florida middle schools based on its average test performance. It is ranked 268th 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 Orange Park Junior High School student body is mainly White with a sizeable Black population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White50.4%319
Black23.2%147
Hispanic15.8%100
Asian Pacific3.6%23
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.3%2
Two or more races6.6%42

Family Income

vs. other Florida middle schools
Upper 39.4%

49.4% 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, ORANGE PARK JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL students are largely middle income and rank 231st in Florida for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade292
8th Grade341
Total633

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
54%
Rank in Florida
268th
Rating
5 out of 10

Students at Orange Park Junior High School scored an average 54% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is slightly above the state middle school median of 52% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 45.7% of Florida middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls55% to 59%*55% to 59%*
Boys62%43%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander60% to 79%*60% to 79%*
Black45% to 49%*35% to 39%*
Hispanic55% to 59%*50% to 54%*
Multiracial--
White65% to 69%*50% to 54%*
With Disabilites55% to 59%*40% to 44%*
Limited English21% to 39%*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate21%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate20%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate22%

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 Students1.4%10
Boys1.1%4
Girls1.8%6
Florida Median7.2%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students1.1%8
Boys1.1%4
Girls1.1%4

Location

Orange Park Junior High School
1500 GANO AVE
ORANGE PARK, FL
32073
(904)278-2000

6 out of 10 1

District

CLAY
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL