601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
El Dorado, AR 71730
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Middle School serves 670 students in grades 5-6.
Washington Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Washington Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Washington Middle School's student population of 670 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
670 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Washington Middle School is 0.63, which is more 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 Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#707 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
47%
20%
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White
37%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 670 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63 (Top 10%)

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