Arkansas City Middle School

400 East Kansas Ave,

Arkansas City, KS, 67005-1298

Tel: (620)441-2030
Grades: 6-8

618 students

Arkansas City Middle School serves 618 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Arkansas City Middle School operates within the Arkansas City School District.

Overview

The student population of 618 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 618 students
Arkansas City Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Arkansas City Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Arkansas City Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 12:1
Arkansas City Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
9%
1%
Arkansas City Middle School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Arkansas City Middle School Asian (1991-2007)
Hispanic
21%
16%
Arkansas City Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
7%
Arkansas City Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
59%
68%
Arkansas City Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Arkansas City Middle School Sch Ethnicity Arkansas City Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.60 0.68
Arkansas City Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
38%
Arkansas City Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
10%
Arkansas City Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Arkansas City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,820 551
Arkansas City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $7 MM
Arkansas City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $32 MM $7 MM
Arkansas City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,196 $12,944
Arkansas City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,025 $12,499
Arkansas City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arkansas City High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Winfield Intermediate School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arkansas City Jefferson Elementary School
    131 Osage Ave
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2060
    0.3  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Adams Elementary School
    1201 North 10th
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2040
    0.9  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Roosevelt Elementary School
    300 North B
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2070
    0.9  mi  |  262  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Frances Willard Elementary School
    201 North 4th
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2050
    1.1  mi  |  242  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Arkansas City High School
    1200 West Radio Ln
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2010
    1.1  mi  |  765  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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