Sidney Deener Elementary School

Sidney Deener Elementary School serves 438 students in grades KG - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 37%.
Sidney Deener Elementary School operates within the Searcy School District.

School Overview

The student population of 438 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 438 students
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sidney Deener Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sidney Deener Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 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 12:1 15:1
Sidney Deener Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
15%
11%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
16%
21%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
63%
63%
Sidney Deener Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sidney Deener 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
Sidney Deener Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
61%
52%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
13%
10%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,213 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,626 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,665 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Searcy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,213 953
Searcy   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $10 MM
Searcy   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $34 MM $10 MM
Searcy   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,626 $10,220
Searcy   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,665 $10,673
Searcy   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • SearcyRiverview High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 448 students810 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7700
    0.99-12448
  • SearcyRiverview Junior High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 207 students820 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7111
    0.97-8207
  • SearcyAsu Area Career Center
    Vocational School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 9-12103 West Park St
    SearcyAR 72145
    (501)724-3614
    1.99-12n/a
  • SearcyAhlf Junior High School
    2 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 672 students308 West Vine
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)268-3158
    27-8672
  • KensettKensett Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 405 students701 West Dandridge St
    KensettAR 72082
    (501)742-3221
    2PK-6405

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