Meekins Middle School

  • Meekins Middle School serves 221 students in grades 5-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Meekins Middle School's student population of 221 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-7
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meekins Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Meekins Middle School is 0.59, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#376 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
48%
21%
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White
43%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meekins Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meekins Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStuttgart School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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