Meekins Middle School

603 West 19th St, Stuttgart, AR 72160 | (870) 673-3565
  • Grades: 5-6
  • Student Enrollment: 284
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2501 S Main, Stuttgart, AR 72160
  • Principal or Admin: Ms. Gay H. Rusk
  • Fax: (870) 673-7337
  • Website: www.stuttgartschools.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Stuttgart School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,957
  • Graduation Rate: 64.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 7.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.5
  • Enrolled Students: 1,897

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 284
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 160 (56.3%)
  • Females: 124 (43.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 150 (52.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 168 (59.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Meekins Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black13547.5%
Asian20.7%
Hispanic31.1%
White14450.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Meekins Middle School
  Number Percent
5th Grade14852.1%
6th Grade13647.9%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Meekins Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on Benchmark state exams in the following subjects:
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Science

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201063.0%63.0%74.0%
200966.0%66.0%68.0%
200846.0%46.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201060.0%60.0%74.0%
200957.0%57.0%70.0%
200865.0%65.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201036.0%36.0%50.0%
200945.0%45.0%43.0%
200832.0%32.0%37.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201072.0%72.0%72.0%
200959.0%59.0%67.0%
200859.0%59.0%63.0%
 
Math Test
201069.0%69.0%75.0%
200975.0%75.0%79.0%
200872.0%72.0%72.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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