Valley Springs Elementary School

Valley Springs Elementary School serves 382 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Valley Springs Elementary School operates within the Valley Springs School District.

School Overview

The student population of 382 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 382 students
Valley Springs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Valley Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valley Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Valley Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Valley Springs Elementary School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
99%
63%
Valley Springs 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.
0.02 0.31
Valley Springs 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.
41%
52%
Valley Springs 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.
9%
10%
Valley Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Valley Springs School District's student population of 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,704 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,725 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Valley Springs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 959 953
Valley Springs   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $10 MM
Valley Springs   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Valley Springs   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,704 $10,220
Valley Springs   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,725 $10,673
Valley Springs   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Valley Springs High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Springs Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Western Grove Elementary School (4.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valley SpringsValley Springs High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 281 students
    0 miles
    7349 School St
    Valley SpringsAR 72682
    (870)429-8100
    09-12281
  • Valley SpringsValley Springs Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 296 students
    0 miles
    7349 School St
    Valley SpringsAR 72682
    (870)429-8100
    05-8296
  • Western GroveWestern Grove Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 139 students
    4.6 miles
    300 School St
    Western GroveAR 72685
    (870)429-5215
    4.6KG-6139
  • Western GroveWestern Grove High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 120 students
    4.6 miles
    300 School St
    Western GroveAR 72685
    (870)429-5215
    4.67-12120
  • HarrisonNorth Ark College Secondary CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    7 miles
    1515 Pioneer Dr
    HarrisonAR 72601
    (870)391-3513
    79-12n/a

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