Conway School District

2220 Prince St
Conway, AR 72034
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 10,035 students in Conway School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Conway School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Conway School District are Woodrow Cummins Elementary School, Ruth Doyle Intermediate School and Carolyn Lewis Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Conway School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 47% 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
17 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
10,035 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
624 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Conway School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#24 out of 260 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Conway   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Conway   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Conway   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Conway   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.59
# American Indian Students
18 Students
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
165 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,130 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
14%
# Black Students
2,986 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
30%
20%
# White Students
5,269 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
52%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
462 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
186
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
742
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
769
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
793
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
763
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
771
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
768
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
770
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
799
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
777
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
738
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
760
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
718
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
681
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,861 in this school district is less 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 $11,162 is less 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)
$109 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Conway   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)
$112 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Conway   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
$10,861
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Conway   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
$11,162
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Conway   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 Conway School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Woodrow Cummins Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1400 Padgett Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4800
Grades: K-4
| 478 students
Rank: #22.
Ruth Doyle Intermediate School
Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
800 Padgett Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-6675
Grades: 5-7
| 568 students
Rank: #33.
Carolyn Lewis Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1805 Old Military Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4835
Grades: K-4
| 507 students
Rank: #44.
Julia Lee Moore Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1301 Country Club Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4830
Grades: K-4
| 428 students
Rank: #55.
Carl Stuart Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2745 Carl Stuart Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 329-2782
Grades: 5-7
| 744 students
Rank: #66.
Conway Junior High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1815 Prince St
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4860
Grades: 8-9
| 1,515 students
Rank: #77.
Jim Stone Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4255 College Ave
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4808
Grades: K-4
| 388 students
Rank: #88.
Ray/phyllis Simon Intermediate
Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1601 Siebenmorgan Rd
Conway, AR 72032
(501) 513-6120
Grades: 5-7
| 491 students
Rank: #99.
Ida Burns Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1201 Donaghey Ave
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4825
Grades: K-4
| 394 students
Rank: #1010.
Ellen Smith Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1601 S Donaghey Ave
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4815
Grades: K-4
| 429 students
Rank: #1111.
Florence Mattison Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2001 Florence Mattison Dr
Conway, AR 72032
(501) 450-4820
Grades: K-4
| 439 students
Rank: #1212.
Theodore Jones Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1800 Freyaldenhoven Ln
Conway, AR 72032
(501) 450-6645
Grades: K-4
| 425 students
Rank: #1313.
Bob Courtway Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1200 Bob Courtway Dr
Conway, AR 72032
(501) 450-4832
Grades: 5-7
| 534 students
Rank: #1414.
Conway High West
Math: 41% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2300 Prince St
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4880
Grades: 10-12
| 2,159 students
Rank: #1515.
Marguerite Vann Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2845 Carl Stuart Rd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-4870
Grades: K-4
| 350 students
Rank: n/an/a
Conway Vocational Center
Vocational School
2300 Prince St
Conway, AR 72032
(501) 450-4888
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Sallie Cone Preschool
1629 South Blvd
Conway, AR 72034
(501) 450-6693
Grades: PK
| 186 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 17 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 10,035 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 56% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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