Ark. For The Blind School District
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Ark.
- For The Blind School District serving 85 students in Little Rock, Arkansas.
- Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 39%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.
Ark. For The Blind School District (2018-19)
|School District Name||Ark. For The Blind School District|
|# of Schools||2|
|# of Students||85|
|# of Teachers||30|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||3|
|# of Male Students||45|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||40|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||3|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||4|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||27|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||47|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||4|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||8|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||4|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||4|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||4|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||7|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||5|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||10|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||7|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||4|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||6|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||7|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||5|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||6|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||8|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Ark. For The Blind School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 256 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (AR)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||20-29%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||50-59%|
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