Harrisburg Middle School

  • Harrisburg Middle School serves 132 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Harrisburg Middle School's student population of 132 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students132 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrisburg Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harrisburg Middle School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1173 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
94%
72%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Harrisburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Missouri by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrisburg Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.110.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrisburg Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarrisburg R-viii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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