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 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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Southwest Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students460 students
This chart display total students of Southwest Middle School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Southwest Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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.
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
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
92%
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
5%
60%
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.
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 Score0.150.58
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
77%
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

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