Goza Middle School

1305 Caddo St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 421 students in grades 6-8, Goza 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 30% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Goza Middle School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Goza Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Goza Middle School is 0.58, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#641 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30%
36%
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30%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
37%
20%
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White
53%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Goza Middle School's ranking?
Goza Middle School is ranked #641 out of 993 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?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Goza Middle School?
421 students attend Goza Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
53% of Goza Middle School students are White, 37% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Goza Middle School?
Goza Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Goza Middle School offer ?
Goza Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Goza Middle School part of?
Goza Middle School is part of Arkadelphia School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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