Kensett Elementary School

701 West Dandridge St

Kensett, AR 72082-3857

Tel: (501)742-3221
Grades PK-6
405 students
Kensett Elementary School serves 405 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Kensett Elementary School operates within the Riverview School District.

School Overview

The student population of 405 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 405 students
Kensett Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kensett Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Kensett Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kensett Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Kensett Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
24%
11%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
10%
21%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
60%
63%
Kensett Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Kensett Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.31
Kensett Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
52%
Kensett Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
10%
Kensett Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Riverview School District's student population of 1,432 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,593 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,413 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 41% over four years.
School District Name Riverview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,432 953
Riverview   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $10 MM
Riverview   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $20 MM $10 MM
Riverview   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,593 $10,220
Riverview   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,413 $10,673
Riverview   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Riverview High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverview Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sidney Deener Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • SearcyRiverview High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 448 students
    1.6 miles
    810 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7700
    1.69-12448
  • SearcyRiverview Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 207 students
    1.6 miles
    820 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7111
    1.67-8207
  • SearcySidney Deener Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 438 students
    2 miles
    163 Cloverdale Blvd
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)268-3850
    2KG-3438
  • JudsoniaJudsonia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 372 students
    3.5 miles
    1004 Boardman
    JudsoniaAR 72081
    (501)729-5196
    3.5PK-6372
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    Grades: 9-12
    3.7 miles
    103 West Park St
    SearcyAR 72145
    (501)724-3614
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