Genoa Central School District

12472 St Hwy 196
Texarkana, AR 71854
(District boundaries shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%

Top Rankings

Genoa Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 814 students in Genoa Central School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Arkansas.
Public Elementary Schools in Genoa Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 64% (versus the 39% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 41% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
698 Schools
# Students
1,208 Students
308,301 Students
# Teachers
104 Teachers
20,933 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Genoa Central School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 259 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (AR)
#4 out of 259 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Genoa Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
66%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Genoa Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
59%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Genoa Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Genoa Central   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.09
0.60
# American Indian Students
2 Students
1,774 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
5,420 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
20 Students
43,362 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
14%
# Black Students
7 Students
60,177 Students
% Black Students
1%
19%
# White Students
1,155 Students
181,620 Students
% White Students
96%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
3,237 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
12,711 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
13,203
# Students in K Grade:
97
35,270
# Students in 1st Grade:
96
35,482
# Students in 2nd Grade:
90
35,402
# Students in 3rd Grade:
87
35,604
# Students in 4th Grade:
82
35,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
93
35,752
# Students in 6th Grade:
105
36,543
# Students in 7th Grade:
83
21,946
# Students in 8th Grade:
81
16,334
# Students in 9th Grade:
112
2,005
# Students in 10th Grade:
98
1,701
# Students in 11th Grade:
97
1,816
# Students in 12th Grade:
87
1,468
# Ungraded Students:
-
58

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,688 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,950 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 21% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$14 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Genoa Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$14 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Genoa Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$11,688
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Genoa Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$11,950
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Genoa Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Genoa Central School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Genoa Central Elem. School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12018 Hwy 196
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 653-2248
Grades: K-4
| 452 students
Rank: #22.
Gary E. Cobb Middle School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11986 Hwy 196
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 653-2132
Grades: 5-8
| 362 students

Recent Articles

Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Learn about how your child's public school may be the best source of after school and vacation day care.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in AR)
  • : Top 5%
  • : 66% (Top 5%)
  • : 59% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Quick Links