Scranton School District

103 N Tenth St
Scranton, AR 72863
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 447 students in Scranton School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Scranton School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 41% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,084 Schools
# Students
447 Students
489,675 Students
# Teachers
46 Teachers
38,860 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Scranton School District, which is ranked within the top 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 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
#108 out of 260 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Scranton   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
35%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scranton   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.
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scranton   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.
≥80%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Scranton   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.15
0.59
# American Indian Students
n/a
2,870 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
13 Students
8,475 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
68,031 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
14%
# Black Students
3 Students
95,933 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# White Students
412 Students
290,733 Students
% White Students
92%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,864 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
7 Students
18,769 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
15,704
# Students in K Grade:
35
36,660
# Students in 1st Grade:
38
35,482
# Students in 2nd Grade:
35
35,402
# Students in 3rd Grade:
32
35,604
# Students in 4th Grade:
34
35,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
36
35,752
# Students in 6th Grade:
31
36,543
# Students in 7th Grade:
45
38,047
# Students in 8th Grade:
37
38,816
# Students in 9th Grade:
32
40,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
29
36,411
# Students in 11th Grade:
32
35,190
# Students in 12th Grade:
31
33,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
263

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,058 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,499 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$5 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Scranton   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
$5 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Scranton   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
$12,058
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Scranton   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
$10,499
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Scranton   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 Scranton School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Scranton High School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
103 N Tenth St
Scranton, AR 72863
(479) 938-7121
Grades: 7-12
| 206 students
Rank: #22.
Scranton Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
103 N Eighth St
Scranton, AR 72863
(479) 938-7278
Grades: K-6
| 241 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Scranton School District?
Scranton School District manages 2 public schools serving 447 students.
What is the rank of Scranton School District?
Scranton School District is ranked #106 out of 257 school districts in Arkansas (top 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Scranton School District?
92% of Scranton School District students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Scranton School District?
Scranton School District has a student/teacher ratio of 10:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What is Scranton School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $10,499 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 447 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : ≥80% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35% (Top 50%)
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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