Hackett School District

102 N Oak St
Hackett, AR 72937
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 465 students in Hackett School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arkansas.
Public Elementary School in Hackett School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 36% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 13% 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
2 Schools
698 Schools
# Students
824 Students
308,301 Students
# Teachers
90 Teachers
20,933 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Hackett School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 257 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (AR)
#180 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hackett   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
24%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hackett   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 2020-21 school year data.
29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hackett   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 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hackett   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.25
0.60
# American Indian Students
21 Students
1,774 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
5,420 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
34 Students
43,362 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
14%
# Black Students
7 Students
60,177 Students
% Black Students
1%
19%
# White Students
710 Students
181,620 Students
% White Students
86%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
3,237 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
49 Students
12,711 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
48
13,203
# Students in K Grade:
74
35,270
# Students in 1st Grade:
48
35,482
# Students in 2nd Grade:
67
35,402
# Students in 3rd Grade:
64
35,604
# Students in 4th Grade:
66
35,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
55
35,752
# Students in 6th Grade:
43
36,543
# Students in 7th Grade:
52
21,946
# Students in 8th Grade:
57
16,334
# Students in 9th Grade:
66
2,005
# Students in 10th Grade:
56
1,701
# Students in 11th Grade:
61
1,816
# Students in 12th Grade:
67
1,468
# Ungraded Students:
-
58

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,977 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,159 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$10 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hackett   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
$9 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Hackett   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
$11,977
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hackett   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
$11,159
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hackett   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 Hackett School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hackett Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 16%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
102 N Oak St
Hackett, AR 72937
(479) 638-8606
Grades: PK-6
| 465 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 824 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in AR)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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