1800 W Sevier St
Benton, AR 72015
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Caldwell Elementary School serves 503 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 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 503 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Caldwell Elementary School's student population of 503 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 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 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 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
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
92%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Caldwell Elementary School's ranking?

Caldwell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Caldwell Elementary School?

503 students attend Caldwell Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

92% of Caldwell Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Caldwell Elementary School?

Caldwell Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Caldwell Elementary School offer ?

Caldwell Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 503 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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