Pea Ridge School District

781 W Pickens Rd
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,252 students in Pea Ridge School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Pea Ridge School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
2,252 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
143 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Pea Ridge School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 255 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 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#50 out of 260 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pea Ridge   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pea Ridge   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.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pea Ridge   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.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pea Ridge   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.59
# American Indian Students
36 Students
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
n/a
# Asian Students
16 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
186 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
14%
# Black Students
25 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# White Students
1,955 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
87%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
30 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
154
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
160
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
176
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
160
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
184
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
160
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
170
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
182
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
182
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
163
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
189
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
159
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
177
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,289 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 $9,154 is less 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)
$21 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pea Ridge   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)
$21 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Pea Ridge   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
$9,289
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pea Ridge   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
$9,154
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pea Ridge   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 Pea Ridge School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pea Ridge Junior High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
781 W Pickens Rd
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(479) 451-1916
Grades: 7-9
| 527 students
Rank: #22.
Pea Ridge Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1391 Weston St
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(479) 451-0620
Grades: 5-6
| 330 students
Rank: #33.
Pea Ridge Intermediate School
Math: 50% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1536 N Davis
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(479) 451-8183
Grades: 3-4
| 344 students
Rank: #44.
Pea Ridge High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
781 W Pickens Rd
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(479) 451-8182
Grades: 10-12
| 525 students
Rank: n/an/a
1411 Weston St
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(479) 451-8183
Grades: PK-2
| 526 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,252 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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