Harrison Middle School

1125 Goblin Dr
Harrison, AR 72601
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Harrison Middle School serves 816 students in grades 5-8.
Harrison Middle School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 816 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Harrison Middle School's student population of 816 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
816 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Harrison Middle School is ranked within the top 10% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Harrison Middle School is 0.19, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#63 out of 993 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
90%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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 Harrison Middle School's ranking?
Harrison Middle School is ranked #63 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Harrison Middle School often compared to?
Harrison Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Omaha Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
57% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Harrison Middle School?
816 students attend Harrison Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
90% of Harrison Middle School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Harrison Middle School?
Harrison Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Harrison Middle School offer ?
Harrison Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Harrison Middle School part of?
Harrison Middle School is part of Harrison School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 816 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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