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Meekins Middle School

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Posted September 27, 2013

Meekins has helped my boys so much. They have the best teachers to help them. They are a very active school always involved and always encouraging the kids. If there is ever anything I need I know all I have to do is call or go to the school and there is always someone there that I can talk to. I never have to make an appointment or wait until parent teacher conference.
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 84% in 2013.

144 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
67%

2010

 
 
63%
Math

The state average for Math was 70% in 2013.

144 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
63%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
60%
Science

The state average for Science was 61% in 2013.

144 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
49%

2012

 
 
44%

2011

 
 
43%

2010

 
 
36%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 73% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
73%

2012

 
 
63%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
72%
Math

The state average for Math was 75% in 2013.

117 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
74%

2010

 
 
69%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 77% in 2013.

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About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the End of Course Exam to test high school students in Algebra I, Geometry and Biology. The results for End of Course Exams administered in the spring of each school year are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The End of Course Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 46% 21%
White 46% 64%
Hispanic 3% 10%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66%N/A61%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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603 West 19th St
Stuttgart, AR 72160
Phone: (870) 673-3565

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