Mcgehee School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 730 students in Mcgehee School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Arkansas.
Public Elementary School in Mcgehee School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 53%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary school in Mcgehee School District is Mcgehee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 40% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mcgehee School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
1 School
693 Schools
# Students
730 Students
311,169 Students
# Teachers
55 Teachers
21,083 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Mcgehee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 250 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#205 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mcgehee   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mcgehee   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcgehee   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mcgehee   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.58
0.58
# American Indian Students
1 Student
1,909 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
4,850 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
37 Students
42,221 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
13%
# Black Students
340 Students
64,101 Students
% Black Students
46%
21%
# White Students
328 Students
186,674 Students
% White Students
45%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
2,740 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
8,662 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
56
14,701
# Students in K Grade:
90
35,522
# Students in 1st Grade:
84
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
99
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
88
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
96
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
118
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
99
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
20,114
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
14,529
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
736
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
626
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
497
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
510
# Ungraded Students:
-
118

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,628 is higher than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,239 is less than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$14 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mcgehee   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Mcgehee   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,628
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mcgehee   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,239
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mcgehee   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Mcgehee School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcgehee Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
409 Oak St
Mc Gehee, AR 71654
(870) 222-5400
Grades: PK-6
| 730 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Mcgehee School District
  • 409 OAK ST, MCGEHEE, AR, 71654
  • (870) 222-3670
  • owls.k12.ar.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 730 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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