Bob Courtway Middle School

1200 Bob Courtway Dr
Conway, AR 72032
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 522 students in grades 5-7, Bob Courtway Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-7
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : Top 50% in AR
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bob Courtway Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bob Courtway Middle School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-7
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Bob Courtway Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bob Courtway Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AR)
#464 out of 997 schools
(Top 50%)
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35%
38%
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42%
40%
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38%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
31%
19%
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White
41%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bob Courtway Middle School's ranking?
Bob Courtway Middle School is ranked #464 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Bob Courtway Middle School often compared to?
Bob Courtway Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Carl Stuart Middle School, Greenbrier Middle School, Ray/phyllis Simon Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 42% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
How many students attend Bob Courtway Middle School?
522 students attend Bob Courtway Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
41% of Bob Courtway Middle School students are White, 31% of students are Black, 24% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bob Courtway Middle School?
Bob Courtway Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Bob Courtway Middle School offer ?
Bob Courtway Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-7 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bob Courtway Middle School part of?
Bob Courtway Middle School is part of Conway School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-7
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Top 50%)
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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