Augusta Elementary School

Tel: (870)347-2432
Grades: PK-6

264 students

Augusta Elementary School serves 264 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Augusta Elementary School operates within the Augusta School District.

Overview

The student population of 264 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 264 students
Augusta Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Augusta Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Augusta Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 12:1 13:1
Augusta Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Augusta Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2013)
Black
56%
23%
Augusta Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
40%
63%
Augusta Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Augusta Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Augusta Elementary 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.
0.53 0.31
Augusta Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
77%
52%
Augusta Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
10%
9%
Augusta Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 621 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Augusta School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 621 925
Augusta   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $9 MM
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,680 $9,870
Augusta   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,834 $10,243
Augusta   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newport High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Newport Junior High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newport Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NewportNewport Elementary School
    1700 Commerce Blvd
    NewportAR 72112
    (870)523-1351
    0.7 mi | 867 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NewportNewport High School
    406 Wilkerson Dr
    NewportAR 72112
    (870)523-1321
    2.4 mi | 390 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NewportNewport Junior High School
    406 Wilkerson Dr
    NewportAR 72112
    (870)523-1346
    2.4 mi | 181 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • TuckermanTuckerman Elementary School
    300 North Dowell St
    TuckermanAR 72473
    (870)349-2312
    7.6 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • TuckermanTuckerman High School
    300 North Dowell St
    TuckermanAR 72473
    (870)349-2657
    7.6 mi | 293 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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