Sidney Deener Elementary School

163 Cloverdale Blvd,

Searcy, AR, 72143-5933

Tel: (501)268-3850
Grades: KG-4

396 students

Sidney Deener Elementary School serves 396 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Sidney Deener Elementary School operates within the Searcy School District.

Overview

The student population of 396 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 396 students
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Sidney Deener Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 11:1 13:1
Sidney Deener Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Asian (1988-2008)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
16%
22%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
64%
Sidney Deener Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sidney Deener Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Sidney Deener 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.
0.57 0.53
Sidney Deener Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
9%
10%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,767 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District Name Searcy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,767 923
Searcy   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $9 MM
District Spending $36 MM $10 MM
Searcy   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,926 $9,870
Searcy   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,150 $10,243
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 Riverview High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Riverview Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kensett Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Searcy Riverview High School
    810 Raider Dr
    Searcy , AR , 72143
    (501)279-7700
    0.9  mi  |  395  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Searcy Riverview Junior High School
    820 Raider Dr
    Searcy , AR , 72143
    (501)279-7111
    0.9  mi  |  235  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Searcy Asu Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    103 West Park St
    Searcy , AR , 72145
    (501)724-3614
    Vocational School
    1.9  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kensett Kensett Elementary School
    701 West Dandridge St
    Kensett , AR , 72082
    (501)742-3221
    2  mi  |  418  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Searcy Ahlf Junior High School
    308 West Vine
    Searcy , AR , 72143
    (501)268-3158
    2  mi  |  588  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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White County, 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 0.23, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.53. The most diverse school district in White County is North White School Corp School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.