Heber Springs Middle School

602 Case St
Heber Springs, AR 72543
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 393 students in grades 6-8, Heber Springs Middle School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 10% in AR
  • : 59% (Top 20%)
  • : 57% (Top 10%)
  • : 52% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Heber Springs Middle School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
393 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Heber Springs Middle School ranks within the top 10% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Heber Springs Middle School is 0.15, 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.
This School
State Level (AR)
#82 out of 997 schools
(Top 10%)
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59%
38%
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57%
40%
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52%
36%
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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
5%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
92%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
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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
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Heber Springs Middle School's ranking?
Heber Springs Middle School is ranked #82 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
How many students attend Heber Springs Middle School?
393 students attend Heber Springs Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Heber Springs Middle School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Heber Springs Middle School?
Heber Springs Middle School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Heber Springs Middle School offer ?
Heber Springs Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Heber Springs Middle School part of?
Heber Springs Middle School is part of Heber Springs School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 59% (Top 20%)
  • : 57% (Top 10%)
  • : 52% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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