Orange Park Junior High School

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1500 Gano Ave

Orange Park, FL 32073

(904) 278-2000

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 711

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Orange Park Junior High School

If you are a student or a parent anticipating starting school at OPJH, have no worries! This school has a somewhat bad reputation, but my experience here has been quite on the contrary. The only complaints I'd have to make is that I wish there were more activities that suited my interests. I don't particularly ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/28/14

My daughter had been going here for over 1 year. She loves it. She plays sports, chorus, goes to football games. The focus portal keeps me up to date on her grades. The teachers respond quickly to emails and phone calls.

Posted by a parent on 10/25/14

My child is just finishing up her first year at OPJH. I heard many bad comments and had many friends who personally warned about how horrible it would be here. However, I actually went to junior high there and I think I am ok :) Also, I wanted my daughter to go to school in the neighborhood as I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/13

I'm a parent of a 2 girls, they are little body, look like they are still in elementary, but they are good girls with good grade and they love to participate in sport, cheer leading, music, help others, etc. and I'm new in this area and I would love to know if this school is going to be good for them ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/14/13

Im A 7th grader im really really nervous i hope im gonna like this school all the reviews look good :)

Posted by a other on 07/27/12

This is my sons 2nd yr at OPJH. He began 7th in the EBD classes and has been moved to the VE (varied education) with smaller class sizes to better suit his needs while still maintaining mainstream curriculum. I applaud the guidence dept. for their attention to parent concerns and vice principal Ms. Tucker ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/10

i am a 7th grader at opjh and i was scared to go here because i would be going to a middle school. and all i have to day that it is awesome! i am also on the cheerleading squad and we dont go to overboard on our routines. and they do make sure your grades are on check. i am also a honor role student, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/15/09

I am a teacher at OPJHS and have been there since the doors opened on Aug. 17,1976. I absolutely love the school. students, teachers and my administrators. I just finished my 32nd year of teaching and yes, all of them at OPJHS. I am very proud to say that I am a part of such a great school and wouldn't ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/16/08

Over all i think its a great school. Im attending Orange Park Junior High this year as an eigth grade and i think it's a prtty okay school. This school has been an A school for 7 years so apparently the trachers are doing something right. As far as making new friends goes its actually quite easy to ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/04/08

The principal, James Young, has not shown any respect for the students or teachers at this school. As a parent, I believe that the students their deserve a much better principal and he falls short of that.

Posted by a parent on 11/30/07

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Test scores for Orange Park Junior High School

FCAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Orange Park Junior High School
School District Of Clay County
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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Orange Park schools — Orange Park Junior High School is located at 1500 Gano Ave, Orange Park FL 32073. 1500 Gano Ave is in the 32073 ZIP code in Orange Park, FL The school district for Orange Park Junior High School is the School District Of Clay County. Orange Park Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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