2768 Hwy 60 E
Bigelow, AR 72016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Anne Watson Elementary School serves 388 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Anne Watson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Anne Watson Elementary School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Anne Watson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anne Watson Elementary School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#416 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
13%
13%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
82%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 388 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.31 (Btm 50%)

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