Cabe Middle School

7780 Hwy 67 S
Gurdon, AR 71743
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 202 students in grades 5-8, Cabe Middle School ranks in the bottom 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 15-19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Cabe Middle School's student population of 202 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
202 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Cabe Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cabe Middle School is 0.64, 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)
#816 out of 997 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Cabe Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cabe 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 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cabe 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 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cabe Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
19%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
28%
19%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
50%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arkansas.
0.64
This chart displays the diversity score of Cabe Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
58%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cabe Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cabe Middle School's ranking?
Cabe Middle School is ranked #816 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
How many students attend Cabe Middle School?
202 students attend Cabe Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Cabe Middle School students are White, 28% of students are Black, 19% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cabe Middle School?
Cabe Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Cabe Middle School offer ?
Cabe Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Cabe Middle School part of?
Cabe Middle School is part of Gurdon School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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