Paulette Smith Middle School

  • Paulette Smith Middle School serves 210 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (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 65% (which is higher 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.

School Overview

  • Paulette Smith Middle School's student population of 210 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Paulette Smith Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Paulette Smith Middle School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#451 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Paulette Smith Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Paulette Smith Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
100%
60%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Paulette Smith Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Scoren/a0.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Paulette Smith Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Paulette Smith Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFouke School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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