Belair Middle School

  • Belair Middle School serves 551 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Belair Middle School's student population of 551 students has grown by 78% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students551 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belair Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belair Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#879 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Belair Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belair Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
13%
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Black
97%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Belair Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
2%
60%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Belair Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belair Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belair Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePine Bluff School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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