Beech Crest Elementary School (Closed 2013)

Beech Crest Elementary School served 401 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 45% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 59% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 91% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Beech Crest Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
45%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
59%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
87%
20%
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White
9%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beech Crest Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.240.58
This chart display the diversity score of Beech Crest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beech Crest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHelena/ W.Helena School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Beech Crest Elementary School is Central High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J.f. Wahl Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Helena Central High School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 609 students
    0.4 miles
    103 School Rd
    West Helena, AR 72390
    (870) 572-6744
    0.4 7-12 609
  • Helena J.f. Wahl Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 748 students
    1.5 miles
    125 Hicklory Hill
    Helena, AR 72342
    (870) 338-4425
    1.5 PK-6 748
  • Helena Kipp Delta College Preparatory School Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
    3.0 miles
    215 Cherry St
    Helena, AR 72342
    (870) 753-9444
    3 6-8 212
  • Helena Kipp Delta Collegiate High School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
    3.0 miles
    320 Missouri St
    Helena, AR 72342
    (870) 753-9444
    3 9-12 209
  • Helena Kipp Delta Elementary Literacy Academy Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
    3.0 miles
    210 Cherry St
    Helena, AR 72342
    (870) 753-9800
    3 PK-5 506
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