Pulaski Heights Middle School

401 N Pine St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Pulaski Heights Middle School serves 519 students in grades 6-8.
Pulaski Heights 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 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 519 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Pulaski Heights Middle School's student population of 519 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Pulaski Heights Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Pulaski Heights Middle School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
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Black
49%
20%
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White
43%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pulaski Heights Middle School's ranking?
Pulaski Heights Middle School is ranked #358 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Pulaski Heights Middle School often compared to?
Pulaski Heights Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Pinnacle View Middle School, Forest Heights Stem Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Pulaski Heights Middle School?
519 students attend Pulaski Heights Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
49% of Pulaski Heights Middle School students are Black, 43% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pulaski Heights Middle School?
Pulaski Heights Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Pulaski Heights Middle School offer ?
Pulaski Heights Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Pulaski Heights Middle School part of?
Pulaski Heights Middle School is part of Little Rock School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 519 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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