South Pike County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in South Pike County School District, serving 715 students.
  • Public schools in South Pike County School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in South Pike County School District are Murfreesboro Elementary School, Delight Elementary School and Murfreesboro High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameSouth Pike County School District
School District Websitehttp://mboro.k12.ar.us/
School District Phone Number(870)379-2214
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools3 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students715 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers69 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1

District Comparison

  • South Pike County 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 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Pike County   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)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Pike County   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 South Pike County   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.270.58
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students34 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
13%
# of Black Students52 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
7%
20%
# of White Students607 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
85%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students19 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1916,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:6436,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:4836,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:5236,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:6137,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:5338,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:6438,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:5036,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:4536,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:6636,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:5437,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:4937,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:5335,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:3733,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $6,930 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,489. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $6,359 is less than the state average of $10,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of South Pike County   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of South Pike County   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$6,930$10,489
This chart display average revenue per public school student in South Pike County   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$6,359$10,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in South Pike County   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

South Pike County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Delight Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    621 E Cherry
    Delight, AR 71940
    (870)379-2214

    Grades: K-6 | 94 students
  • Murfreesboro Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    605 Thrid Ave
    Murfreesboro, AR 71958
    (870)285-2193

    Grades: PK-6 | 317 students
  • Murfreesboro High School Math: 30% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    605 Third Ave
    Murfreesboro, AR 71958
    (870)285-2184

    Grades: 7-12 | 304 students
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