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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools in Dequeen School District, serving 2,427 students.
  • Public school in Dequeen School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in Dequeen School District are Dequeen Middle School, Dequeen Elementary School and Dequeen Junior High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameDequeen School District
School District Websitehttp://dequeen.k12.ar.us
School District Phone Number(870)584-4312
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools5 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students2,427 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers166 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1

District Comparison

  • Dequeen School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 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)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dequeen   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dequeen   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dequeen   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.550.58
# of American Indian Students35 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students15 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,474 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
61%
13%
# of Black Students70 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
3%
20%
# of White Students695 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
29%
61%
# of Hawaiian Students80 Students4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
1%
# of Two or more races Students58 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 16,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:22036,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:20636,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:18536,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:21337,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:20338,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:20138,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:16536,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:16036,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:17836,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:18737,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:18137,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:18935,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:13933,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,714 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 $12,005 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$26 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dequeen   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Dequeen   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,714$10,489
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dequeen   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,005$10,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dequeen   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Dequeen School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Dequeen Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    233 Treating Plant Rd
    De Queen, AR 71832
    (870)584-4311

    Grades: 3-5 | 617 students
  • Dequeen High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1803 W Coulter Dr
    De Queen, AR 71832
    (870)642-2426

    Grades: 10-12 | 509 students
  • Dequeen Junior High School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1803 W Colter Dr
    De Queen, AR 71832
    (870)642-3077

    Grades: 8-9 | 365 students
  • Dequeen Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1803 W Coulter Dr
    De Queen, AR 71832
    (870)642-2428

    Grades: 6-7 | 325 students
  • Dequeen Primary
    235 Treating Plant Rd
    De Queen, AR 71832
    (870)642-3100

    Grades: K-2 | 611 students
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