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AMHERST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL

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Amherst Junior High School Overview

Amherst Junior High School is a part of the Amherst Exempted Village school district in Amherst, Ohio. As of our last data update the school employs 45.37 full-time teachers. There are 720 students of which 110 receive a free lunch and 42 receive a price-reduced lunch.

Testing data (where available), resources, graphs, county-level educational attainment, and more can be located below. We also appreciate and encourage students, teachers, and family members to submit additional information, reviews, and comments below.

School Address

AMHERST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
548 MILAN AVE
AMHERST, OH 44001

Mailing Address

AMHERST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
548 MILAN AVE
AMHERST, OH 44001

General Information

Level: Middle School
District: Amherst Exempted Village
Phone Number: 440-988-0324
School ID: 390451902119
Full-time Teachers: 45.37
Total Students: 720
Eligible for Free Lunch: 110
Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42

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School Notes

This school has a student to teacher ratio of 15.87 students per full-time teacher compared to the Ohio average of 17.15 students per full-time teacher. This school is listed as a Junior High School. Ohio ranked this school as 386th overall in the state with a letter grade of B (source: reportcard.education.ohio.gov 2014).

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Students, Teachers, and Free Lunch graphs

Number of Students 1

Full-time Teachers 1

Free Lunch Eligible 1

Legend mark for school points - Amherst Junior High School Values
Legend mark for state points - Ohio Average Values
Legend mark for national points - National Average Values

*Values of 0 in the graphs above are typically indicative of missing or erroneous data.
The 2011-2012 school year is the most recently available data provided by the federal government for the above topics (total students, FTE teachers, and free lunches). More recent data if often available via the state's Department of Education link located in the 'Government Resources' box above.


Assessment Testing Scores and Results

Female Ohio Achievement Assessment Results
Category Proficient or Above
7th Grade Reading>95.0%
7th Grade Math93.7%
8th Grade Reading>95.0%
8th Grade Math>95.0%
8th Grade Science86.8%
Attendance Rate>95.0%
Male Ohio Achievement Assessment Results
Category Proficient or Above
7th Grade Reading>95.0%
7th Grade Math>95.0%
8th Grade Reading92.6%
8th Grade Math>95.0%
8th Grade Science87.7%
Attendance Rate>95.0%

Source: Ohio Achievement Assessment Results http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Testing/Ohio-Achievement-Assessments/Ohio-Achievement-Assessment-Results

* Denotes data that was either not reported or not applicable

Previous Assessment Test Results

Test and Grade Level Proficient or better 2010-2011 Proficient or better 2011-2012
Math: All Students87%90%
Reading and Language Arts: All Students88%93%
Math: All Female89%92%
Reading and Language Arts: All Female92%95%
Math: All Male84%89%
Reading and Language Arts: All Male83%90%
Math: 5th GradeNA
Reading and Language Arts: 5th GradeNA
Math: 6th GradeNANA
Reading and Language Arts: 6th GradeNANA
Math: 7th Grade86%90%
Reading and Language Arts: 7th Grade86%94%
Math: 8th Grade87%90%
Reading and Language Arts: 8th Grade90%91%
Notes:
>= means greater than or equal to
<= means less than or equal to
< means less than

Educational Attainment for Lorain County (25 and Older)

Overall Educational Attainment

Male Educational Attainment

Female Educational Attainment

  1. Percent of Group without a HS Diploma
  2. Percent of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Percent of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Percent of Group with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher

Income by Educational Attainment for Lorain County (25 and Older)

Overall Income by Educational Attainment

Male Income by Educational Attainment

Female Income by Educational Attainment

  1. Median Income of Group without a HS diploma
  2. Median Income of Group with a HS Diploma or HS Equivalency
  3. Median Income of Group with Some College Education (including associate's degrees)
  4. Median Income of Group with a Bachelor's Degree
  5. Median Income of Group with a Professional Degree

Reviews and Ratings for AMHERST JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL

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Compare to Nearby Schools:

Josiah Harris Elementary School

393 South Lake St Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~0 miles

Shupe Elementary

600 Shupe Ave Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~1 miles

Marion L Steele High School

450 Washington St Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~1 miles

Walter G. Nord Middle School

501 Lincoln St Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~1 miles

Powers Elementary School

401 Washington St Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~1 miles

South Amherst Middle School

152 West Main St South Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~3 miles

Closest Public Library Systems:

Amherst Public Library

221 Spring St. Amherst, OH 44001
Distance: ~1 miles

Lorain Public Library

351 W. Sixth St. Lorain, OH 44052
Distance: ~6 miles

Elyria Public Library

320 Washington Ave. Elyria, OH 44035
Distance: ~7 miles

Sources:
1. NCES Common Core of Data 2008-2012 - http://nces.ed.gov/ccd/
Educational Attainment: U.S. Census Bureau, 2009-2013 5-Year American Community Survey