Northwood Middle School

Tel: (501)833-1170
  • Northwood Middle School serves 372 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Northwood Middle School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 372 students has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students372 students
Northwood Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Northwood Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Northwood Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorthwood Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Northwood Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Northwood Middle School American Indian Students (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Northwood Middle School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Northwood Middle School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
38%
21%
Northwood Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
51%
61%
Northwood Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Northwood Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Northwood Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorthwood Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.57
Northwood Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
53%
Northwood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
9%
Northwood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 16,648 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,015 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,036 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NamePulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
3
Number of Students Managed16,648913
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$213 MM$10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$214 MM$9 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$12,015$10,835
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$12,036$10,302
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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