Lavaca Elementary School

Lavaca Elementary School serves 408 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Lavaca Elementary School operates within the Lavaca School District.

School Overview

The student population of 408 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 408 students
Lavaca Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lavaca Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Lavaca Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lavaca Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Lavaca Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Lavaca Elementary School American Indian Students (2004-2014)
Hispanic
7%
11%
Lavaca Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
83%
63%
Lavaca Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Lavaca 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.
0.30 0.31
Lavaca 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.
42%
52%
Lavaca 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%
Lavaca Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lavaca School District's student population of 907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,550 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,199 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Lavaca School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 907 953
Lavaca   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Lavaca   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $14 MM $10 MM
Lavaca   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,550 $10,220
Lavaca   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,199 $10,673
Lavaca   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 Lavaca High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lavaca Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charleston Elementary School (7.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LavacaLavaca High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 242 students
    0.3 miles
    311 Holly St
    LavacaAR 72941
    (479)674-5612
    0.39-12242
  • LavacaLavaca Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 257 students
    0.7 miles
    603 North Division St
    LavacaAR 72941
    (479)674-5618
    0.75-8257
  • CharlestonCharleston Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 495 students
    7.5 miles
    11 Dale Bumpers Dr
    CharlestonAR 72933
    (479)965-2460
    7.5PK-6495
  • CharlestonCharleston High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 412 students
    7.6 miles
    3005 Dale Bumpers Dr
    CharlestonAR 72933
    (479)965-7150
    7.67-12412
  • BarlingBarling Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 443 students
    7.8 miles
    1400 D St
    BarlingAR 72923
    (479)452-0211
    7.8PK-6443

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