Cave City School District

711 N Main St
Cave City, AR 72521
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public charter schools serving 694 students in Cave City School District. This district's average charter testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public charter schools in Arkansas.
Public Charter Schools in Cave City School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Arkansas public charter school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public charter school average of 50% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
93 Schools
# Students
1,278 Students
42,451 Students
# Teachers
124 Teachers
3,442 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Cave City School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 257 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (AR)
#77 out of 260 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cave City   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
38%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cave City   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.
40%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cave City   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.
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cave City   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.12
0.66
# American Indian Students
2 Students
327 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
1,225 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
44 Students
6,179 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
15%
# Black Students
22 Students
11,554 Students
% Black Students
2%
27%
# White Students
1,197 Students
21,385 Students
% White Students
94%
50%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
153 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
11 Students
1,628 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
60
108
# Students in K Grade:
95
1,894
# Students in 1st Grade:
85
1,886
# Students in 2nd Grade:
90
1,923
# Students in 3rd Grade:
71
1,944
# Students in 4th Grade:
83
2,042
# Students in 5th Grade:
100
2,230
# Students in 6th Grade:
86
2,932
# Students in 7th Grade:
107
3,480
# Students in 8th Grade:
92
3,913
# Students in 9th Grade:
103
5,310
# Students in 10th Grade:
92
5,116
# Students in 11th Grade:
107
5,035
# Students in 12th Grade:
107
4,552
# Ungraded Students:
-
86

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,653 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,985 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$15 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cave City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$14 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Cave City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,653
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cave City   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,985
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cave City   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Cave City School District Public Charter Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Cave City Middle School Career And Collegiate Preparatory
Charter School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
711 N Main St
Cave City, AR 72521
(870) 283-5392
Grades: 6-8
| 285 students
Rank: #22.
Cave City High Career & Collegiate Preparatory School
Charter School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
620 N Main St
Cave City, AR 72521
(870) 283-5392
Grades: 9-12
| 409 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,278 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in AR)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • : 40% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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