Swifton Middle School

  • Swifton Middle School serves 229 students in grades 5-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Swifton Middle School's student population of 229 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-7
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swifton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swifton Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#142 out of 999 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Swifton Middle School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Swifton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
9%
21%
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White
91%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Swifton Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swifton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.170.33
This chart display the diversity score of Swifton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Swifton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swifton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson Co. School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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