Altheimer-martin Elementary School (Closed 2014)

106 Orchard St
Altheimer, AR 72004
Altheimer-martin Elementary School served 90 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-69% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 75%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-69% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
90 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-69%
75%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
95%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
2%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Altheimer-martin Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.10
This chart display the diversity score of Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Altheimer-martin Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Dollarway School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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