Arkadelphia School District

700 Clinton Street Bldg. 3
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Arkadelphia School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,786 students in Arkadelphia School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Arkadelphia School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
1,786 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
138 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Arkadelphia School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 260 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#173 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Arkadelphia   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arkadelphia   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkadelphia   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Arkadelphia   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.59
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
21 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
129 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
14%
# Black Students
667 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
37%
20%
# White Students
887 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
50%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
81 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
146
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
141
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
135
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
125
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
137
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
116
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
140
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
148
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
145
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
138
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
150
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
122
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,408 is higher than the state median of $11,454. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,539 is higher than the state median of $11,200. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$22 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Arkadelphia   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$26 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Arkadelphia   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,408
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Arkadelphia   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,539
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Arkadelphia   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Arkadelphia School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Goza Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1305 Caddo St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(870) 246-4291
Grades: 6-8
| 433 students
Rank: #22.
Peake Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1609 Pine St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(870) 246-2361
Grades: 3-5
| 378 students
Rank: #33.
Arkadelphia High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
401 High School Rd
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(870) 246-7373
Grades: 9-12
| 553 students
Rank: n/an/a
1900 Walnut St
Arkadelphia, AR 71923
(870) 246-2260
Grades: K-2
| 422 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,786 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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