Cowsert Elementary School

  • Cowsert Elementary School serves 679 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Cowsert Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Cowsert Elementary School's student population of 679 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students679 students
This chart display total students of Cowsert Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Cowsert Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cowsert Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cowsert Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Cowsert Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cowsert Elementary School is 0.13, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#70 out of 999 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cowsert Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cowsert Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cowsert Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.130.58
This chart display the diversity score of Cowsert Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cowsert Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClinton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Cowsert Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn about the pros and cons surrounding year-round schools through studies arguing that students perform better in school without a summer break.
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.