Eliza Miller Junior High School (Closed 2013)

  • Eliza Miller Junior High School served 285 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 66% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Eliza Miller Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Eliza Miller Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students285 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (11-12)#924 out of 1025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
78%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
95%
20%
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White
5%
60%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Eliza Miller Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.100.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelena/ W.Helena School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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