611 Nw 4th St
Atkins, AR 72823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Atkins Middle School serves 307 students in grades 5-8.
Atkins Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Atkins Middle School's student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
307 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Atkins Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Atkins Middle School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#293 out of 993 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
95%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 41% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

How many students attend Atkins Middle School?

307 students attend Atkins Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Atkins Middle School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Atkins Middle School?

Atkins Middle School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Atkins Middle School offer ?

Atkins Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Atkins Middle School part of?

Atkins Middle School is part of Atkins School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 307 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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