Star City Middle School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Star City Middle School
Star City Middle School is a vibrant and diverse learning environment located in the heart of Star City. Our school offers a wide range of academic and extracurricular activities for our students. We believe in providing a safe and welcoming environment for all our students to thrive.
At Star City Middle School, we strive to provide a rigorous and well-rounded education for our students. Our curriculum is designed to challenge our students and help them reach their full potential. We offer a variety of classes and activities that focus on STEM, the Arts, and World Languages. In addition to our academic offerings, we have a wide range of extracurricular activities such as sports, clubs, and after-school programs.
At Star City Middle School, we also believe in fostering a sense of community. We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment for all our students, and we are committed to helping our students develop their social and emotional skills. We are proud to be a part of the Star City community and look forward to continuing to serve our students and families.
206 Cleveland St
Star City, AR 71667
6 – 8
Overview Star City Middle School
Star City Middle School serves 328 students in grades 6-8.
Star City 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Star City Middle School
Star City Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Star City Middle School is 0.48, 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.