Norphlet Middle School

  • Norphlet Middle School serves 253 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 49% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Norphlet Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Norphlet Middle School's student population of 253 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students253 students
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Norphlet Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Norphlet Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Norphlet Middle School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. 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#717 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Hispanic
4%
13%
Black
21%
21%
White
73%
60%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Norphlet Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.430.57
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
26%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSmackover School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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