Poplar Street Middle School

Tel: (501)771-8275
Grades: 6

613 students

Poplar Street Middle School serves 613 students in grades 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Poplar Street Middle School operates within the N. Little Rock School District.

Overview

The student population of 613 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: 6
Total Students 613 students
Poplar Street Middle School Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Poplar Street Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1992-2012)
Students by Grade Poplar Street Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Poplar Street Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
Hispanic
9%
10%
Poplar Street Middle School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
63%
23%
Poplar Street Middle School Black (1992-2012)
White
27%
63%
Poplar Street Middle School White (1992-2012)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Poplar Street Middle School Sch Ethnicity Poplar Street 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.
0.53 0.31
Poplar Street Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
70%
52%
Poplar Street 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.
5%
9%
Poplar Street Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,631 students has grown by 33% over five years.
School District Name N. Little Rock School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 12,631 925
N. Little Rock   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $98 MM $9 MM
District Spending $96 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,312 $9,870
N. Little Rock   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,080 $10,243
N. Little Rock   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nlr High School-west Campus (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridgeroad Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Hill Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Little RockNlr High School-west Campus
    101 West 22nd St
    North Little RockAR 72114
    (501)771-8100
    0.2 mi | 1359 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • North Little RockRidgeroad Middle School
    4601 Ridge Rd
    North Little RockAR 72116
    (501)771-8155
    0.6 mi | 693 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • North Little RockPark Hill Elementary School
    3801 Jfk Blvd
    North Little RockAR 72116
    (501)771-8175
    0.6 mi | 331 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • North Little RockSeventh Street Elementary School
    1200 East 7th St
    North Little RockAR 72114
    (501)340-5170
    1.3 mi | 294 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • North Little RockBoone Park Elementary School
    1400 Crutcher St
    North Little RockAR 72114
    (501)340-5160
    1.4 mi | 415 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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