Dermott Elementary School

525 E Speedway St
Dermott, AR 71638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Dermott Elementary School serves 215 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Dermott 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Dermott Elementary School's student population of 215 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students215 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dermott Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Rankings

Dermott 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 Dermott Elementary School is 0.12, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#871 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
13%
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Black
94%
20%
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White
2%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.120.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
63%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDermott School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Dermott Elementary School is Dermott High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mcgehee Elementary School (7.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dermott Dermott High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 145 students
    0.0 miles
    525 E Speedway St
    Dermott, AR 71638
    (870) 538-1030
    0 7-12 145
  • Dermott Dermott Jtc School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 66 students
    1.0 miles
    1001 Regional Rd
    Dermott, AR 71638
    (870) 538-3400
    1 8-12 66
  • Mc Gehee Mcgehee Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 730 students
    7.3 miles
    409 Oak St
    Mc Gehee, AR 71654
    (870) 222-5400
    7.3 PK-6 730
  • Mc Gehee Mcgehee High School Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 497 students
    8.7 miles
    1902 E Ash St
    Mc Gehee, AR 71654
    (870) 222-3600
    8.7 7-12 497
  • Lake Village Lakeside Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
    16.4 miles
    365 Hwy 82 W
    Lake Village, AR 71653
    (870) 265-2906
    16.4 PK-5 460

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