Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy (Closed 2021)

3901 Virginia Ave
North Little Rock, AR 72117
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy served 161 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 6-9% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 6-9% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
161 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#956 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
89%
20%
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White
3%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
8%
School District Name
Capitol City Lighthouse Academy School District
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy's ranking?
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy is ranked #956 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy?
161 students attend Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy?
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy offer ?
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy part of?
Capitol City Lighthouse Lower Academy is part of Capitol City Lighthouse Academy School District.

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