Holt Middle School

  • Holt Middle School serves 459 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Holt Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Holt Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Holt Middle School's student population of 459 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holt Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Holt Middle School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#214 out of 1008 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
13%
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Black
13%
20%
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White
57%
60%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFayetteville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • Fayetteville Holcomb Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 656 students
    0.7 miles
    2900 N Salem Rd
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    (479)527-3610
    0.7 K-4 656
  • Fayetteville Asbell Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 324 students
    1.7 miles
    1500 N Sang Ave
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    (479)444-3080
    1.7 K-4 324
  • Fayetteville Owl Creek School
    Grades: K-6 | 762 students
    1.8 miles
    375 N Rupple Rd
    Fayetteville, AR 72704
    (479)718-0200
    1.8 K-6 762
  • Fayetteville Leverett Elementary School
    Grades: K-4 | 276 students
    2.6 miles
    1124 W Cleveland St
    Fayetteville, AR 72702
    (479)444-3077
    2.6 K-4 276
  • Fayetteville Ramay Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 634 students
    2.9 miles
    401 S Sang Ave
    Fayetteville, AR 72701
    (479)444-3064
    2.9 7-8 634

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