Sylvan Hills Elementary School

402 Dee Jay Hudson Dr

Sherwood, AR 72120-2302

Tel: (501)833-1140
Grades PK-5
469 students
Sylvan Hills Elementary School serves 469 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AR average of 15:1.
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.

School Overview

The student population of 469 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 469 students
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sylvan Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sylvan Hills Elementary School Student 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 0.56 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 15:1 15:1
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
11%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
47%
21%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
47%
63%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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 (1987-2014)
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.
59%
52%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
8%
10%
Sylvan Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 17,750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,825 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,687 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 17,750 953
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $278 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,825 $10,220
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,687 $10,673
Pulaski Co. Spec.   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 856 students
    0.2 miles
    401 Dee Jay Hudson Dr
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1120
    0.26-8856
  • SherwoodSylvan Hills High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 870 students
    0.6 miles
    484 Bear Paw Rd
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1100
    0.69-12870
  • SherwoodOakbrooke Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
    1.7 miles
    2200 Thornhill
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1190
    1.7PK-5601
  • North Little RockIndian Hills Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 591 students
    1.9 miles
    6800 Indian Hills Dr
    North Little RockAR 72116
    (501)835-5622
    1.9KG-5591
  • SherwoodSherwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    2.4 miles
    307 Verona Ave
    SherwoodAR 72120
    (501)833-1150
    2.4PK-5381

School Reviews

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, 05/24/10

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