Dequeen Elementary School

  • Dequeen Elementary School serves 579 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 55% (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 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Dequeen Elementary School's student population of 579 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students579 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dequeen Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dequeen Elementary School is 0.54, 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#374 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dequeen 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)
55%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dequeen 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
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
60%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dequeen Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
21%
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White
32%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dequeen Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dequeen Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.540.58
This chart display the diversity score of Dequeen 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
33%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dequeen 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 Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dequeen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDEQUEEN SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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