Elm Tree Elementary School

  • Elm Tree Elementary School serves 708 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elm Tree Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Elm Tree Elementary School's student population of 708 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students708 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elm Tree Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elm Tree Elementary School is 0.45, 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 School Rank#47 out of 1008 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
13%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
73%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elm Tree Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.450.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBentonville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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