Pottsville Middle Grade

  • Pottsville Middle Grade serves 433 students in grades 4-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 84% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pottsville Middle Grade placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pottsville Middle Grade places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Pottsville Middle Grade's student population of 433 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pottsville Middle Grade is ranked within the top 5% 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 Pottsville Middle Grade 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#29 out of 1008 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pottsville Middle Grade and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pottsville Middle Grade and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pottsville Middle Grade and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
88%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pottsville Middle Grade. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.220.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pottsville Middle Grade and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePottsville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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