1402 Crestmere
West Memphis, AR 72301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avondale Elementary School serves 547 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

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Avondale Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Avondale Elementary School's student population of 547 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Avondale Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
13%
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Black
52%
20%
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White
35%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60 (Top 20% in AR)

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