Arrie Goforth Elementary School

  • Arrie Goforth Elementary School serves 232 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Arrie Goforth Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Arrie Goforth Elementary School's student population of 232 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Arrie Goforth Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Arrie Goforth Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#155 out of 999 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
n/a
21%
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White
97%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Arrie Goforth Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.060.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorfork School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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