Sylvan Hills Elementary School

402 Dee Jay Hudson Dr

Sherwood, AR 72120-2302

Grades: PK-5

422 students

Sylvan Hills Elementary School serves 422 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Sylvan Hills Elementary School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.

Overview

The student population of 422 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 422 students
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sylvan Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 17:1 13:1
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
10%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
47%
23%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
47%
63%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Sylvan Hills 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.
0.56 0.31
Sylvan Hills 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.
55%
52%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
11%
9%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,042 students has grown by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,210 is higher than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,008 is higher than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 21,042 925
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $203 MM $9 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $199 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,210 $9,870
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,008 $10,243
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District 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 Sylvan Hills High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sylvan Hills Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakbrooke Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills Middle School
    401 Dee Jay Hudson Dr
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1120
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 890 students                      
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    484 Bear Paw Rd
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1100
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 829 students                      
  • SherwoodOakbrooke Elementary School
    2200 Thornhill
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1190
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 594 students                      
  • North Little RockIndian Hills Elementary School
    6800 Indian Hills Dr
    North Little RockAR 72116
    (501)835-5622
    1.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 612 students                      
  • SherwoodSherwood Elementary School
    307 Verona Ave
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1150
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 377 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 24, 2010 - Quality of academic programs, NOT challenging enough for students. Facilities, run down. Level of parent involvement, no homework so how can I gauge my child's progress? Academic awards. Great job in holding back Ur student's potential. Now the school will get more money in the fall to Fight the cause. - Posted by Parent

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