Searcy School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 572 students in Searcy School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in Arkansas.
Public Middle School in Searcy School District have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Arkansas public middle school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle school in Searcy School District is Ahlf Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public middle school average of 36% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Searcy School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Searcy School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
1 School
344 Schools
# Students
572 Students
139,755 Students
# Teachers
42 Teachers
11,285 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Searcy School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 250 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#37 out of 260 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Searcy   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Searcy   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Searcy   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Searcy   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.47
0.55
# American Indian Students
n/a
877 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
7 Students
2,136 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
47 Students
17,897 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
13%
# Black Students
67 Students
25,442 Students
% Black Students
12%
18%
# White Students
408 Students
89,054 Students
% White Students
71%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,139 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
43 Students
3,210 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
396
# Students in K Grade:
-
369
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
366
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
379
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
437
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
793
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
5,990
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
20,206
# Students in 7th Grade:
303
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
269
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
16,884
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
7,411
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
7,092
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
6,574
# Ungraded Students:
-
53

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,555 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,755 is less than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$43 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Searcy   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$40 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Searcy   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,555
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Searcy   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$9,755
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Searcy   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Searcy School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ahlf Junior High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
308 W Vine
Searcy, AR 72143
(501) 268-3158
Grades: 7-8
| 572 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 572 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47

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