1800 W Sevier St
Benton, AR 72015
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Caldwell Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Caldwell Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Caldwell Elementary School's student population of 507 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Caldwell Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Caldwell Elementary School is 0.21, 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
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#102 out of 998 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
89%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 507 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.21 (Btm 50%)

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