Fort Smith School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 26 public schools managed by Fort Smith School District serving 14,888 students in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Fort Smith School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fort Smith Albert Pike Elementary School
    4111 Park Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)783-4506

    Grades: PK-6 | 521 students
  • Fort Smith Ballman Elementary School
    2601 South Q St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-1280

    Grades: PK-6 | 341 students
  • Barling Barling Elementary School
    1400 D St
    Barling, AR 72923
    (479)452-0211

    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
  • Fort Smith Beard Elementary School
    1600 Cavanaugh Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72908
    (479)646-0834

    Grades: K-6 | 317 students
  • Fort Smith Belle Point Alternative Center Alternative School
    1501 Dodson Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-7034

    Grades: 7-12 | 59 students
  • Fort Smith Bonneville Elementary School
    2500 S Waldron Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)478-3161

    Grades: K-6 | 345 students
  • Fort Smith Carnall Elementary School
    2524 S Tulsa St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)646-3612

    Grades: PK-6 | 311 students
  • Fort Smith Cavanaugh Elementary School
    1025 School St
    Fort Smith, AR 72908
    (479)646-1131

    Grades: PK-6 | 325 students
  • Fort Smith Dora Kimmons Junior High School
    2201 N 50th St
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)785-2451

    Grades: 7-9 | 818 students
  • Fort Smith Elmer H. Cook Elementary School
    3517 Brooken Hill Dr
    Fort Smith, AR 72908
    (479)646-8880

    Grades: PK-6 | 596 students
  • Fort Smith Euper Lane Elementary School
    6601 Euper Ln
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)452-2601

    Grades: PK-6 | 483 students
  • Fort Smith Fairview Elementary School
    2400 S Dallas
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-3214

    Grades: PK-6 | 612 students
  • Fort Smith Harry C. Morrison Elementary School
    3415 Newlon Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)782-7045

    Grades: PK-6 | 363 students
  • Fort Smith Howard Elementary School
    1301 N 8th St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-7382

    Grades: PK-6 | 384 students
  • Fort Smith John P. Woods Elementary School
    3201 Massard Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)452-5808

    Grades: PK-6 | 566 students
  • Fort Smith L. A. Chaffin Junior High School
    3025 Massard Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)452-2226

    Grades: 7-9 | 778 students
  • Fort Smith Northside High School
    2301 North B St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-1171

    Grades: 10-12 | 1658 students
  • Fort Smith Ramsey Junior High School
    3201 Jenny Lind Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-5115

    Grades: 7-9 | 912 students
  • Fort Smith Raymond F. Orr Elementary School
    3609 Phoenix St
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)646-3711

    Grades: PK-6 | 413 students
  • Fort Smith Southside High School
    4100 Gary St
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479)646-7371

    Grades: 10-12 | 1570 students
  • Fort Smith Spradling Elementary School
    4949 Spradling Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)783-8048

    Grades: PK-6 | 471 students
  • Fort Smith Sunnymede Elementary School
    4201 North O St
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)783-6327

    Grades: K-6 | 640 students
  • Fort Smith Sutton Elementary School
    5001 Kelley Hwy
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)785-1778

    Grades: PK-6 | 539 students
  • Fort Smith Tilles Elementary School
    815 N 16th St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)785-5606

    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
  • Fort Smith Trusty Elementary School
    3300 Harris Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72904
    (479)783-7720

    Grades: K-6 | 339 students
  • Fort Smith William O. Darby Junior High School
    616 N 14th St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479)783-4159

    Grades: 7-9 | 669 students

Overview

School District NameFort Smith School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students14,888 students
# of Teachers1,015 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students7,096 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students7,792 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.69
# of American Indian Students170 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students807 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students5,020 students
% Hispanic Students
34%
# of Black Students1,676 students
% Black Students
11%
# of White Students6,223 students
% White Students
42%
# of Hawaiian Students25 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students967 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:547
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,107
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,130
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,119
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,214
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,190
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,058
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,059
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,062
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,056
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,085
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,065
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,195
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,001
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Fort Smith School District, which is ranked within the top 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 86% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fort Smith 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)
54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fort Smith 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 Rate
86%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fort Smith School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,478 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 $10,796 is less 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$151 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fort Smith School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$155 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Fort Smith School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,478$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fort Smith School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,796$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fort Smith 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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