Poplar Street Middle School (Closed 2013)

  • Poplar Street Middle School served 613 students in grades 6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 73% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 39%.
  • Poplar Street Middle School operated within the N. Little Rock School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6
Total Students613 students
Poplar Street Middle School Total Students (1992-2012)
Gender %Poplar Street Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Poplar Street Middle School Total Teachers (1992-2012)

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Poplar Street Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Poplar Street Middle School Asian Students (1992-2012)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Poplar Street Middle School Black Students (1993-2012)
Black
64%
21%
Poplar Street Middle School Black Students (1992-2012)
White
27%
61%
Poplar Street Middle School White Students (1992-2012)
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.
0.510.57
Poplar Street Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
70%
53%
Poplar Street Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
5%
9%
Poplar Street Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameN. Little Rock School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed9,135913
N. Little Rock School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$105 MM$10 MM
N. Little Rock School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$111 MM$10 MM
N. Little Rock School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,522$10,220
N. Little Rock School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,162$10,673
N. Little Rock School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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