Mount Ida School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public schools in Mount Ida School District, serving 466 students. Mount Ida School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Public schools in Mount Ida School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Mount Ida School District are Mount Ida Elementary School and Mount Ida High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameMount Ida School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dmsc.k12.ar.us/~mountida/cms/
School District Phone Number(870) 867-2323
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools2 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students466 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers42 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1

District Comparison

Mount Ida School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#164 out of 262 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mount Ida   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mount Ida   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mount Ida   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mount Ida   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.150.58
# of American Indian Students6 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students17 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
13%
# of Black Students1 Student101,315 Students
% Black Students
n/a
20%
# of White Students430 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
92%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students9 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 16,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:3036,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:3336,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3436,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3437,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:4138,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:3738,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:3536,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:3436,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:4136,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:3237,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:3637,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:4135,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:3833,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,916 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,132. 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 $11,221. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mount Ida   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Mount Ida   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,916$11,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mount Ida   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,159$11,221
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mount Ida   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Mount Ida School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Mount Ida Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    430 Ball Park Rd
    Mount Ida, AR 71957
    (870) 867-4596

    Grades: K-6 | 244 students
  • Mount Ida High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    338 Whittington St
    Mount Ida, AR 71957
    (870) 867-4517

    Grades: 7-12 | 222 students
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