East Poinsett Co. School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public schools in East Poinsett Co. School District, serving 749 students.
  • Public schools in East Poinsett Co. School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in East Poinsett Co. School District are Tyronza Elementary School, Lepanto Elementary School and East Poinsett Co. High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameEast Poinsett Co. School District
School District Websitehttp://epc.k12.ar.us
School District Phone Number(870) 475-2472
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools3 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students749 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers59 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1

District Comparison

  • East Poinsett Co. 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 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Poinsett Co.   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)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Poinsett Co.   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 Rate80-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Poinsett Co.   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.400.58
# of American Indian Studentsn/a3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students62 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
13%
# of Black Students81 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
11%
20%
# of White Students574 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
77%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students30 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6016,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:5936,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:5136,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5136,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:5137,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:5838,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:3738,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:5536,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:4836,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:5136,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:5937,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:6037,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:5635,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:5233,052
# of Ungraded Students:1286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,603 is higher than the state average of $10,455. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,674 is less than the state average of $10,918. 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$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Poinsett Co.   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of East Poinsett Co.   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,603$10,455
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Poinsett Co.   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,674$10,918
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Poinsett Co.   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

East Poinsett Co. School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • East Poinsett Co. High School Math: 26% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    502 Mcclellan St
    Lepanto, AR 72354
    (870) 475-2331

    Grades: 7-12 | 327 students
  • Lepanto Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    502 Mcclellan St
    Lepanto, AR 72354
    (870) 475-2632

    Grades: PK-4 | 213 students
  • Tyronza Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    412 S Main St
    Tyronza, AR 72386
    (870) 487-2259

    Grades: PK-6 | 209 students
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