Cave City Intermediate School

711 North Main St,

Cave City, AR, 72521

Tel: (870)283-5391
Grades: 5-6

187 students

Cave City Intermediate School serves 187 students in grades 5-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Cave City Intermediate School operates within the Cave City School District.

Overview

The student population of 187 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 187 students
Cave City Intermediate School Total Students (2009-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Cave City Intermediate School Total Classroom Teachers (2009-2012)
Students by Grade Cave City Intermediate School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Cave City Intermediate School Student : Teacher Ratio (2009-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
Cave City Intermediate School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Cave City Intermediate School Black (2009-2012)
White
96%
64%
Cave City Intermediate School White (2009-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cave City Intermediate School Sch Ethnicity Cave City Intermediate School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.53
Cave City Intermediate School Diversity Score (2009-2012)
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.
56%
52%
Cave City Intermediate School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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.
16%
10%
Cave City Intermediate School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,472 students has grown by 76% over five years.
School District Name Cave City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,472 923
Cave City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $9 MM
Cave City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
Cave City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,600 $9,870
Cave City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,131 $10,243
Cave City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cave City High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Cave City Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cave City Elementary School (0 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cave City Cave City Elementary School
    711 North Main St
    Cave City , AR , 72521
    (870)283-5393
    0  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Cave City Cave City Middle School
    711 North Main St
    Cave City , AR , 72521
    (870)283-5392
    0  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Cave City Cave City High School
    620 North Main St
    Cave City , AR , 72521
    (870)283-3333
    0.1  mi  |  425  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Evening Shade Evening Shade Math & Science Academy
    200 School D
    Evening Shade , AR , 72532
    (870)266-3590
    9.3  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Charlotte Cord-charlotte Elementary School
    225 School Rd
    Charlotte , AR , 72522
    (870)799-3051
    10.9  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.