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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Ashdown School District, serving 1,415 students.
  • Public school in Ashdown School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in Ashdown School District are Ashdown Junior High School, L.f. Henderson Intermediate School and Ashdown High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameAshdown School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ashdownschools.org
School District Phone Number(870)898-3208
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools4 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students1,415 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers113 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1

District Comparison

  • Ashdown School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 261 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashdown   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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashdown   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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ashdown   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.540.58
# of American Indian Students17 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students62 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
13%
# of Black Students372 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
26%
20%
# of White Students882 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
62%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students80 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 16,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:10336,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:11136,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10236,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:11237,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:12238,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:10238,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:10136,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:11636,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:10936,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:11837,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:11337,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:9435,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:11233,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,136 is higher than the state average of $10,489. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,623 is higher than the state average of $10,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$16 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ashdown   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$17 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Ashdown   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,136$10,489
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ashdown   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,623$10,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ashdown   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Ashdown School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ashdown High School Math: 20% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    171 Locust St
    Ashdown, AR 71822
    (870)898-3562

    Grades: 9-12 | 437 students
  • Ashdown Junior High School Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    600 S Ellen Dr
    Ashdown, AR 71822
    (870)898-5138

    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
  • L.f. Henderson Intermediate School Math: 48% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    410 Burke St
    Ashdown, AR 71822
    (870)898-3561

    Grades: 3-5 | 336 students
  • Margaret Daniels Primary
    1323 Foster St
    Ashdown, AR 71822
    (870)898-4711

    Grades: K-2 | 316 students
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