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 stayed relatively flat 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 increased from 12:1 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
24%
11%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
10%
21%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
60%
63%
Kensett Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Kensett Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kensett Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,432 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,593 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,413 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 84% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $10 MM
Riverview   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $20 MM $10 MM
Riverview   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,593 $10,220
Riverview   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,413 $10,673
Riverview   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SearcyRiverview High School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 448 students810 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7700
    1.69-12448
  • SearcyRiverview Junior High School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 207 students820 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7111
    1.67-8207
  • SearcySidney Deener Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 438 students163 Cloverdale Blvd
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)268-3850
    2KG-3438
  • JudsoniaJudsonia Elementary School
    3.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 372 students1004 Boardman
    JudsoniaAR 72081
    (501)729-5196
    3.5PK-6372
  • SearcyAsu Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    3.7 miles | Grades: 9-12103 West Park St
    SearcyAR 72145
    (501)724-3614
    3.79-12n/a

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