Pinewood Elementary School

1919 Northeastern Ave

Jacksonville, AR 72076-2934

Tel: (501)982-7571
Grades: KG-5

459 students

Pinewood Elementary School serves 459 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Pinewood Elementary School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.

Overview

The student population of 459 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 459 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Pinewood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pinewood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Hispanic
6%
10%
Black
56%
22%
White
33%
64%
All Ethnic Groups Pinewood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pinewood 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.
0.58 0.30
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.
60%
52%
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.
9%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,855 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 19,855 938
District Total Revenue $203 MM $9 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $199 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,210 $9,870
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,008 $10,243
Pulaski Co. Spec.   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 Jacksonville High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jacksonville Lighthouse Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Warren Dupree Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JacksonvilleJacksonville High School
    2400 Linda Ln
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)982-2128
    0.6 mi | 880 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JacksonvilleWarren Dupree Elementary School
    700 Gregory St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)982-9541
    1.3 mi | 440 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JacksonvilleJacksonville Lighthouse Middle School
    Charter School
    251 North First St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | 208 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • JacksonvilleJacksonville Lighthouse Elementary School
    Charter School
    251 North First St
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | 252 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • JacksonvilleFlightline Upper Academy
    Charter School
    Lrafbbldg 1030
    JacksonvilleAR 72076
    (501)985-1200
    Charter School

    1.6 mi | 163 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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Did You Know?
Jacksonville, AR public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Jacksonville is San Jose Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.