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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Gurdon School District serving 774 students in Gurdon, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% 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.

Gurdon School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Gurdon Cabe Middle School
    7780 Hwy 67 S
    Gurdon, AR 71743
    (870)353-4311

    Grades: 5-8 | 214 students
  • Gurdon Gurdon High School
    7777 Hwy 67 S
    Gurdon, AR 71743
    (870)353-5123

    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
  • Gurdon Gurdon Primary School
    401 N 10th St
    Gurdon, AR 71743
    (870)353-4321

    Grades: PK-4 | 351 students

Overview

School District NameGurdon School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students774 students
# of Teachers63 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students375 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students399 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.62
# of American Indian Students2 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students2 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students145 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students193 students
% Black Students
25%
# of White Students418 students
% White Students
54%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students14 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:58
# of Students in Kindergarten:74
# of Students in 1st Grade:39
# of Students in 2nd Grade:49
# of Students in 3rd Grade:67
# of Students in 4th Grade:62
# of Students in 5th Grade:52
# of Students in 6th Grade:49
# of Students in 7th Grade:66
# of Students in 8th Grade:47
# of Students in 9th Grade:48
# of Students in 10th Grade:48
# of Students in 11th Grade:65
# of Students in 12th Grade:47
# of Ungraded Students:3

District Comparison

  • Gurdon 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 80-89% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gurdon 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)
39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gurdon 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 Rate80-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gurdon 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 $10,809 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 $10,355 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$9 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gurdon School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$8 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Gurdon School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,809$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gurdon School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,355$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gurdon 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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