Edgewood Elementary School

Edgewood Elementary School serves 441 students in grades KG-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Edgewood Elementary School operates within the Watson Chapel School District.

Overview

The student population of 441 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-1
Total Students 441 students
Edgewood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Edgewood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Edgewood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less 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 15:1 13:1
Edgewood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Edgewood Elementary School Asian (2000-2007)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Edgewood Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
71%
22%
Edgewood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
64%
Edgewood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Edgewood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Edgewood 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.
0.43 0.53
Edgewood 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.
72%
52%
Edgewood 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.
7%
10%
Edgewood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,047 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Watson Chapel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,047 923
Watson Chapel   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $9 MM
Watson Chapel   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $10 MM
Watson Chapel   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,593 $9,870
Watson Chapel   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,765 $10,243
Watson Chapel   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pine Bluff Watson Chapel Junior High School
    3900 Camden Rd
    Pine Bluff , AR , 71603
    (870)879-4420
    0.5  mi  |  794  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Pine Bluff Watson Chapel High School
    4000 Camden Rd
    Pine Bluff , AR , 71603
    (870)879-3230
    0.5  mi  |  720  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Pine Bluff Oak Park Elementary School
    2900 Orange St
    Pine Bluff , AR , 71603
    (870)543-4384
    0.9  mi  |  413  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Pine Bluff L. L. Owen Elementary School
    3605 Oakwood Rd
    Pine Bluff , AR , 71603
    (870)879-3741
    1.2  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  2-3
  • Pine Bluff Southwood Elementary School
    4200 Fir St
    Pine Bluff , AR , 71603
    (870)543-4390
    1.2  mi  |  353  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Pine Bluff, 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 0.24, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Pine Bluff is Watson Chapel High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.