Blytheville Primary School

  • Blytheville Primary School serves 602 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Blytheville Primary School's student population of 602 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students602 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Blytheville Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blytheville Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blytheville Primary School is 0.34, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Blytheville Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blytheville Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
80%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blytheville Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
15%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blytheville Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blytheville Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.340.58
This chart display the diversity score of Blytheville Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blytheville Primary 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 Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blytheville Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlytheville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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