HOPE School District

117 E Second
Hope, AR 71801
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 983 students in HOPE School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in Arkansas.
Public Preschool in HOPE School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Arkansas public pre school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 33% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public preschool average of 40% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
6 Schools
299 Schools
# Students
2,291 Students
123,798 Students
# Teachers
225 Teachers
8,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

HOPE 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 85-89% has increased from 82% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (AR)
#231 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of HOPE   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
13%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of HOPE   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.
21%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of HOPE   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.
85-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of HOPE   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.66
0.59
# American Indian Students
3 Students
607 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
9 Students
1,499 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
760 Students
18,925 Students
% Hispanic Students
33%
15%
# Black Students
1,010 Students
21,250 Students
% Black Students
44%
17%
# White Students
446 Students
74,256 Students
% White Students
20%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,962 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# Two or more races Students
63 Students
5,299 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
90
15,582
# Students in K Grade:
185
22,480
# Students in 1st Grade:
180
20,279
# Students in 2nd Grade:
173
18,752
# Students in 3rd Grade:
179
16,076
# Students in 4th Grade:
177
15,294
# Students in 5th Grade:
151
10,967
# Students in 6th Grade:
163
3,965
# Students in 7th Grade:
171
47
# Students in 8th Grade:
162
62
# Students in 9th Grade:
180
80
# Students in 10th Grade:
176
69
# Students in 11th Grade:
140
61
# Students in 12th Grade:
164
82
# Ungraded Students:
-
2

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,970 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,130 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of HOPE   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
$28 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of HOPE   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
$12,970
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in HOPE   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
$12,130
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in HOPE   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 HOPE School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wm. Jefferson Clinton Primary School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 13%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Lakeshore Dr
Hope, AR 71801
(870) 722-2723
Grades: PK-4
| 983 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,291 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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