Edgewood Elementary School

  • Edgewood Elementary School serves 434 students in grades KG-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Edgewood Elementary School operates within the Watson Chapel School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 434 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-1
Total Students434 students
Edgewood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Edgewood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Edgewood Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeEdgewood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Edgewood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Edgewood Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Edgewood Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
76%
21%
Edgewood Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
22%
61%
Edgewood Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.380.57
Edgewood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
73%
53%
Edgewood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Edgewood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Watson Chapel School District's student population of 2,779 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,859 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,858 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameWatson Chapel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed2,779913
Watson Chapel School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$10 MM
Watson Chapel School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$30 MM$10 MM
Watson Chapel School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,859$10,220
Watson Chapel School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,858$10,673
Watson Chapel School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 660 students
    0.5 miles
    4000 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3230
    0.510-12660
  • Pine BluffWatson Chapel Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 714 students
    0.5 miles
    3900 Camden Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-4420
    0.57-9714
  • Pine BluffOak Park Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 338 students
    0.9 miles
    3010 S Orange St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4384
    0.9KG-5338
  • Pine BluffL. L. Owen Elementary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 418 students
    1.2 miles
    3605 Oakwood Rd
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)879-3741
    1.22-3418
  • Pine BluffSouthwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 392 students
    1.2 miles
    4200 Fir St
    Pine BluffAR 71603
    (870)543-4390
    1.2KG-5392

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