Nevada School District

6580 Us Hwy 278
Rosston, AR 71858
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 392 students in Nevada School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Nevada School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Nevada School District are Nevada Elementary School and Nevada High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Nevada School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
392 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
37 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Nevada School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 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 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#210 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Nevada   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nevada   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 Nevada   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
≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nevada   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.57
0.59
# American Indian Students
1 Student
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
10 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
14%
# Black Students
126 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
32%
20%
# White Students
223 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
57%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
30 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
24
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
29
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
29
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
32
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
27
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
37
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
39
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
30
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
25
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
31
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
32
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
21
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,161 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,454. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,253 is higher than the state median of $11,200. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$4 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nevada   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$5 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Nevada   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,161
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nevada   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,253
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nevada   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Nevada School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nevada Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
6580 Us Hwy 278
Rosston, AR 71858
(870) 871-2475
Grades: K-6
| 217 students
Rank: #22.
Nevada High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6580 Us Hwy 278
Rosston, AR 71858
(870) 871-2478
Grades: 7-12
| 175 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: K-12
  • Enrollment: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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