349 N Center
Elkins, AR 72727
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Elkins Middle School serves 302 students in grades 6-8.
Elkins Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 302 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Elkins Middle School's student population of 302 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Elkins Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Elkins Middle School is 0.30, 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
#485 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
83%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
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 schools are Elkins Middle School often compared to?

Elkins Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Prairie Grove Middle School, West Fork Middle School by visitors of our site.

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

49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Elkins Middle School?

302 students attend Elkins Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

83% of Elkins Middle School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

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

Elkins Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Elkins Middle School offer ?

Elkins Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Elkins Middle School part of?

Elkins Middle School is part of Elkins School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 302 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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