Edgewood Elementary School

Edgewood Elementary School serves 448 students in grades KG-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Edgewood Elementary School operates within the Watson Chapel School District.

Overview

The student population of 448 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-1
Total Students 448 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 15:1 13:1
Hispanic
2%
10%
Black
70%
23%
White
28%
63%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.31
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.
71%
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 2,992 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,593 is less than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,765 is less than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Watson Chapel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,992 925
District Total Revenue $27 MM $9 MM
District Spending $27 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,593 $9,870
District Spending / Student $8,765 $10,243
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 Watson Chapel High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Watson Chapel Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Park Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel Junior High School
    3900 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-4420
    0.5 mi | Gr. 7-9 | 769 students                      
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel High School
    4000 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3230
    0.5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 736 students                      
  • Pine BluffOak Park Elementary School
    2900 Orange St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4384
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 389 students                      
  • Pine BluffL. L. Owen Elementary School
    3605 Oakwood Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3741
    1.2 mi | Gr. 2-3 | 383 students                      
  • Pine BluffSouthwood Elementary School
    4200 Fir St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4390
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 362 students                      

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