2801 Spring St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Cutter-morning Star Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Cutter-morning Star Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cutter-morning Star Elementary School's student population of 366 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Cutter-morning Star Elementary School 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 Cutter-morning Star Elementary School is 0.47, 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
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#581 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
14%
13%
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Black
4%
20%
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White
71%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cutter-morning Star Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 366 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.47 (Top 50%)

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