Dollarway School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Dollarway School District, serving 1,060 students. Dollarway School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Public schools in Dollarway School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 12% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Dollarway School District are Matthews Elementary School, Dollarway High School and Robert F Morehead Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameDollarway School District
School District Phone Number(870) 534-7003
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools3 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students1,060 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers111 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1

District Comparison

Dollarway School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 60-64% has decreased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#254 out of 262 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dollarway   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dollarway   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)
12%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dollarway   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 Rate
60-64%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dollarway   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.160.58
# of American Indian Students1 Student3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students18 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
13%
# of Black Students972 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
92%
20%
# of White Students57 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
5%
61%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students5 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7816,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:8936,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:8036,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9536,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7837,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:7938,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:6238,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:7436,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:6836,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:7836,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:8437,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:6737,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:6135,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:6733,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $15,377 is higher than the state median of $11,132. The school district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,365 is higher than the state median of $11,221. The school district spending/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$16 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dollarway   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$15 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Dollarway   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,377$11,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dollarway   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,365$11,221
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dollarway   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Dollarway School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Matthews Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4501 Dollarway Rd
    White Hall, AR 71602
    (870) 534-0726

    Grades: PK-4 | 499 students
  • Dollarway High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4900 Dollarway Rd
    White Hall, AR 71602
    (870) 534-3878

    Grades: 9-12 | 279 students
  • Robert F Morehead Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2602 Fluker St
    White Hall, AR 71602
    (870) 534-5243

    Grades: 5-8 | 282 students
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