Sheridan School District

400 N Rock
Sheridan, AR 72150
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2023 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,183 students in Sheridan School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Sheridan School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 12% 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
7 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
4,183 Students
486,305 Students
# Teachers
259 Teachers
38,542 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Sheridan School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#67 out of 260 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sheridan   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
36%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sheridan   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)
(20-21)
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sheridan   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
(19-20)
90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sheridan   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.23
0.59
# American Indian Students
14 Students
2,872 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
56 Students
8,371 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
245 Students
66,327 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
14%
# Black Students
105 Students
96,156 Students
% Black Students
3%
20%
# White Students
3,661 Students
290,929 Students
% White Students
88%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
102 Students
16,997 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
80
13,301
# Students in K Grade:
302
34,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
284
35,574
# Students in 2nd Grade:
306
35,591
# Students in 3rd Grade:
320
35,588
# Students in 4th Grade:
327
35,518
# Students in 5th Grade:
324
36,235
# Students in 6th Grade:
317
37,641
# Students in 7th Grade:
337
38,785
# Students in 8th Grade:
364
39,096
# Students in 9th Grade:
341
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
319
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
287
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
275
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
336

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,333 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 $12,592 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)
$43 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sheridan   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)
$53 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Sheridan   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
$10,333
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sheridan   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
$12,592
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sheridan   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 Sheridan School District Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sheridan Intermediate School
Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1101 Skyline
Sheridan, AR 72150
(870) 942-7488
Grades: 3-5
| 567 students
Rank: #22.
East End Intermediate School
Math: 61% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5205 W Sawmill Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 888-1477
Grades: 3-5
| 404 students
Rank: #33.
Sheridan Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
500 N Rock
Sheridan, AR 72150
(870) 942-3813
Grades: 6-8
| 590 students
Rank: #44.
Sheridan High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 W Vine
Sheridan, AR 72150
(870) 942-3137
Grades: 9-12
| 1,222 students
Rank: n/an/a
21801 Arch St Pike
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 888-4264
Grades: PK-2
| 428 students
Rank: n/an/a
24554 Hwy 167
Hensley, AR 72065
(501) 261-6565
Grades: 6-8
| 428 students
Rank: n/an/a
707 Ridge Dr
Sheridan, AR 72150
(870) 942-3131
Grades: PK-2
| 544 students

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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