Paris Middle School

602 N Tenth St
Paris, AR 72855
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Paris Middle School serves 320 students in grades 5-8.
Paris Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Paris Middle School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Paris Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Paris Middle School is 0.22, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#324 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
88%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParis School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Paris Middle School is Paris High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ozark Middle School (10.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paris Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Paris Paris Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 458 students
    0.1 miles
    401 N School St
    Paris, AR 72855
    (479) 963-3143
    0.1 PK-4 458
  • Paris Paris High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 322 students
    0.5 miles
    2000 E Wood St
    Paris, AR 72855
    (479) 963-2247
    0.5 9-12 322
  • Altus Ozark Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 306 students
    10.0 miles
    18 W College
    Altus, AR 72821
    (479) 468-2821
    10 6-7 306
  • Coal Hill Westside High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 298 students
    10.0 miles
    400 Hwy 164 N
    Coal Hill, AR 72832
    (479) 497-1171
    10 7-12 298
  • Scranton Scranton High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 190 students
    11.0 miles
    103 N Tenth St
    Scranton, AR 72863
    (479) 938-7121
    11 7-12 190

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