Dumas School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools in Dumas School District, serving 1,294 students. Dumas School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Public schools in Dumas School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Dumas School District are Dumas Junior High School, Reed Elementary School and Dumas High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameDumas School District
School District Websitehttp://dumas.k12.ar.us
School District Phone Number(870) 382-4571
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools4 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students1,294 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers120 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1

District Comparison

Dumas 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#210 out of 262 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Dumas   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dumas   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)
31%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dumas   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
85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dumas   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.520.58
# of American Indian Students2 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students7 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students153 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
13%
# of Black Students841 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
65%
20%
# of White Students281 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
22%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students10 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4416,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:9136,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:9636,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9136,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9537,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:10738,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:9138,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:11236,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:7336,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:7636,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:9937,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:11537,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:10335,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:10133,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,730 is higher than the state median of $11,132. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,607 is higher than the state median of $11,221. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$15 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dumas   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 Dumas   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$11,730$11,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dumas   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$11,607$11,221
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dumas   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.

Dumas School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Dumas Junior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    315 S College St
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-4476

    Grades: 7-9 | 248 students
  • Reed Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    709 S Cherry St
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-5363

    Grades: 3-6 | 405 students
  • Dumas High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    709 Dan Gill Dr
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-4151

    Grades: 10-12 | 319 students
  • Central Elementary School
    101 Court St
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-4954

    Grades: PK-2 | 322 students
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