Southwest Middle School (Closed 2007)

Southwest Middle School served 460 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Southwest Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Southwest Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
91%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
4%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
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 Southwest Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.170.58
This chart display the diversity score of Southwest Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southwest Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle Rock School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southwest Middle School is Parkview Magnet High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henderson Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bale Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Little Rock Bale Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
    0.2 miles
    6501 W 32nd St
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-3600
    0.2 K-5 441
  • Little Rock Western Hills Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
    1.0 miles
    4901 Western Hills Ave
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-6900
    1 PK-5 331
  • Little Rock Parkview Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,111 student
    1.4 miles
    2501 Barrow Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-2300
    1.4 9-12 1,111
  • Little Rock Geyer Springs Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 244 students
    1.5 miles
    5240 Mabelvale Pike
    Little Rock, AR 72209
    (501) 447-4800
    1.5 PK 244
  • Little Rock Romine Interdist. Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 362 students
    1.8 miles
    3400 Romine Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-6300
    1.8 PK-5 362
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