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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public schools managed by Fordyce School District serving 813 students in Fordyce, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Fordyce School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fordyce Fordyce Elementary Schools
    350 Redbug Cir
    Fordyce, AR 71742
    (870)352-2816

    Grades: PK-6 | 492 students
  • Fordyce Fordyce High School
    100 Redbug Blvd
    Fordyce, AR 71742
    (870)352-2126

    Grades: 7-12 | 321 students

Overview

School District NameFordyce School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students813 students
# of Teachers67 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students428 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students385 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.51
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students37 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students495 students
% Black Students
61%
# of White Students276 students
% White Students
34%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:20
# of Students in Kindergarten:71
# of Students in 1st Grade:67
# of Students in 2nd Grade:79
# of Students in 3rd Grade:63
# of Students in 4th Grade:72
# of Students in 5th Grade:48
# of Students in 6th Grade:72
# of Students in 7th Grade:54
# of Students in 8th Grade:53
# of Students in 9th Grade:64
# of Students in 10th Grade:41
# of Students in 11th Grade:49
# of Students in 12th Grade:60
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Fordyce School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 256 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fordyce 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fordyce 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,875 is higher than the state average of $10,338. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,387 is higher than the state average of $10,931. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$11 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fordyce School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$11 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Fordyce School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,875$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fordyce School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,387$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fordyce School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Fordyce School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.51, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.33. The most diverse school in the district is Fordyce High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.