Kirksey Middle School

101 W Price Lane
Rogers, AR 72756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 1,026 students in grades 6-8, Kirksey Middle School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,026 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 20% in AR
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Kirksey Middle School's student population of 1,026 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,026 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Kirksey Middle School ranks within the top 20% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kirksey 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)
#159 out of 993 schools
(Top 20%)
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44%
36%
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55%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
54%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
36%
59%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
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
45%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
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 Kirksey Middle School's ranking?
Kirksey Middle School is ranked #159 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Kirksey Middle School often compared to?
Kirksey Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Elmwood Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 55% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Kirksey Middle School?
1,026 students attend Kirksey Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
54% of Kirksey Middle School students are Hispanic, 36% of students are White, 3% of students are Hawaiian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kirksey Middle School?
Kirksey Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Kirksey Middle School offer ?
Kirksey Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Kirksey Middle School part of?
Kirksey Middle School is part of Rogers School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,026 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 44% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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