West Fork Middle School

333 School Ave
West Fork, AR 72774
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 261 students in grades 5-8, West Fork Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 261 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

West Fork Middle School's student population of 261 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 31% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
261 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

West Fork Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of West Fork Middle School is 0.30, 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.
This School
State Level (AR)
#621 out of 997 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of West Fork Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
31%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Fork 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 2021-22 school year data.
36%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Fork 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 2021-22 school year data.
26%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of West Fork Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in West Fork Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
n/a
19%
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White
83%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arkansas.
0.30
This chart displays the diversity score of West Fork Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
58%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Fork Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Fork Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is West Fork Middle School's ranking?
West Fork Middle School is ranked #621 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are West Fork Middle School often compared to?
West Fork Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Elkins Middle School, Prairie Grove Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
How many students attend West Fork Middle School?
261 students attend West Fork Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of West Fork Middle School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of West Fork Middle School?
West Fork Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does West Fork Middle School offer ?
West Fork Middle School offers enrollment in grades 5-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is West Fork Middle School part of?
West Fork Middle School is part of West Fork School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Enrollment: 261 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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