Fayetteville School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 10,233 students in Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Fayetteville School District are Vandergriff Elementary School, Root Elementary School and Mcnair Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Fayetteville School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Fayetteville 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Fayetteville School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
16 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
10,233 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
707 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Fayetteville School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#21 out of 260 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayetteville   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayetteville   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)
57%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayetteville   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 Fayetteville   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.55
0.59
# American Indian Students
37 Students
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
301 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,261 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
14%
# Black Students
998 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
10%
20%
# White Students
6,685 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
65%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
154 Students
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# Two or more races Students
797 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
82
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
739
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
825
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
807
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
894
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
805
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
809
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
775
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
811
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
770
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
756
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
744
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
711
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
705
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,694 is higher 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 $11,908 is higher 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
$130 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayetteville   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$122 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayetteville   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,694
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayetteville   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
$11,908
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayetteville   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 Fayetteville School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Vandergriff Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2975 E Township St
Fayetteville, AR 72703
(479) 527-3600
Grades: K-4
| 599 students
Rank: #22.
Root Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1529 Mission Blvd
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3075
Grades: K-4
| 415 students
Rank: #33.
Mcnair Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3030 E Mission Blvd
Fayetteville, AR 72703
(479) 527-3660
Grades: 5-6
| 688 students
Rank: #44.
Woodland Junior High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1 E Poplar St
Fayetteville, AR 72703
(479) 444-3067
Grades: 7-8
| 773 students
Rank: #55.
Butterfield Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3050 N Old Missouri Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72703
(479) 444-3081
Grades: PK-4
| 508 students
Rank: #66.
Happy Hollow Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
300 S Ray Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3085
Grades: PK-4
| 469 students
Rank: #77.
Leverett Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1124 W Cleveland St
Fayetteville, AR 72702
(479) 444-3077
Grades: PK-4
| 234 students
Rank: #88.
Fayetteville Virtual Academy- Dist Conversion Charter School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 S Ray Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3085
Grades: K-12
| 466 students
Rank: #99.
Holcomb Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2900 N Salem Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
(479) 527-3610
Grades: PK-4
| 627 students
Rank: #1010.
Holt Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2365 N Rupple Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
(479) 527-3670
Grades: 5-6
| 464 students
Rank: #1111.
Fayetteville High School East
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 W Stone St
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3050
Grades: 9-12
| 2,530 students
Rank: #1212.
Ramay Junior High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
401 S Sang Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3064
Grades: 7-8
| 704 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Owl Creek School
Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(3)
375 N Rupple Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72704
(479) 718-0200
Grades: PK-6
| 897 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
425 N Nighland Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3073
Grades: K-4
| 301 students
Rank: #1515.
Asbell Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1500 N Sang Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3080
Grades: PK-4
| 316 students
Rank: #1616.
Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2350 Old Farmington Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3083
Grades: 9-12
| 242 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Fayetteville School District
  • 1000 W STONE ST, FAYETTEVILLE, AR, 72701
  • (479) 444-3000
  • fayar.net
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 10,233 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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