Sylvan Hills Middle School

401 Dee Jay Hudson Dr

Sherwood, AR 72120-2301

Tel: (501)833-1120
Grades 6-8
856 students
Sylvan Hills Middle School serves 856 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Sylvan Hills Middle School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.

School Overview

The student population of 856 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 856 students
Sylvan Hills Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sylvan Hills Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Sylvan Hills Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sylvan Hills Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1
Sylvan Hills Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Sylvan Hills Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
46%
21%
Sylvan Hills Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
46%
63%
Sylvan Hills Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Sylvan Hills Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.58 0.31
Sylvan Hills Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
41%
52%
Sylvan Hills Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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%
Sylvan Hills Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 17,750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,825 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,687 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 17,750 953
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $278 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,825 $10,220
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,687 $10,673
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sylvan Hills High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Northwood Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sylvan Hills Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
    0.2 miles
    402 Dee Jay Hudson Dr
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1140
    0.2PK-5469
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 870 students
    0.4 miles
    484 Bear Paw Rd
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1100
    0.49-12870
  • SherwoodOakbrooke Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
    1.8 miles
    2200 Thornhill
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1190
    1.8PK-5601
  • North Little RockIndian Hills Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 591 students
    2.1 miles
    6800 Indian Hills Dr
    North Little RockAR 72116
    (501)835-5622
    2.1KG-5591
  • SherwoodCato Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
    2.4 miles
    9906 Cato Rd
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1160
    2.4PK-5351

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