Black Rock Elementary School (Closed 2015)

189 N St Joseph St
Black Rock, AR
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Black Rock Elementary School served 169 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 55-59% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 73%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-64% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 77%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Black Rock Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
55-59%
73%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
60-64%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Black Rock 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 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Black Rock Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
20%
White
96%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Black Rock Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Black Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Black Rock Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.080.58
This chart display the diversity score of Black Rock Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Black Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Black Rock Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Black Rock Elementary School is Hoxie High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Imboden Area Charter School (7.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Imboden Imboden Area Charter School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 64 students
    7.8 miles
    605 W 3rd St
    Imboden, AR 72434
    (870) 869-3015
    7.8 K-8 64
  • Imboden Sloan-hendrix Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 175 students
    7.8 miles
    1 Greyhound Cir
    Imboden, AR 72434
    (870) 869-2101
    7.8 5-7 175
  • Hoxie Hoxie Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 489 students
    7.9 miles
    305 Sw Alice St
    Hoxie, AR 72433
    (870) 886-4256
    7.9 PK-6 489
  • Hoxie Hoxie High School Math: 28% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 398 students
    7.9 miles
    305 Sw Alice St
    Hoxie, AR 72433
    (870) 886-4254
    7.9 7-12 398
  • Imboden Sloan-hendrix Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 297 students
    8.0 miles
    1 Greyhound Cir
    Imboden, AR 72434
    (870) 869-2101
    8 PK-4 297
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