4600 W 13th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Coleman Elementary School serves 459 students in grades 4-6.
Coleman Elementary School 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 is 12% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Coleman Elementary School's student population of 459 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Coleman Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Coleman Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#918 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
88%
20%
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White
8%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
8%
8%
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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 Coleman Elementary School's ranking?

Coleman Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%).

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

12% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

How many students attend Coleman Elementary School?

459 students attend Coleman Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

88% of Coleman Elementary School students are Black, 8% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.

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

Coleman Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Coleman Elementary School offer ?

Coleman Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 4-6

What school district is Coleman Elementary School part of?

Coleman Elementary School is part of Watson Chapel School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 12% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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