1100 Nelson St
Lake City, AR 72437
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School serves 201 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School's student population of 201 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
201 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Buffalo Is. Central East Elementary School is 0.37, 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 Data
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#220 out of 998 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
21%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
77%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 201 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.37 (Top 50%)

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