Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy

3901 Virginia Ave
North Little Rock, AR 72117
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy serves 191 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy's student population of 191 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy is 0.15, 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
#895 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
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%
Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
92%
20%
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White
1%
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
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
8%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 191 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15 (Btm 50%)

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