Fordyce Elementary Schools

  • Fordyce Elementary Schools serves 492 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Fordyce Elementary Schools's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students492 students
This chart display total students of Fordyce Elementary Schools by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Fordyce Elementary Schools
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fordyce Elementary Schools by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fordyce Elementary Schools by grade.

School Comparison

  • Fordyce Elementary Schools's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fordyce Elementary Schools is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. 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#691 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fordyce Elementary Schools 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)
34%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fordyce Elementary Schools 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 Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fordyce Elementary Schools and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Fordyce Elementary Schools and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fordyce Elementary Schools and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
62%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fordyce Elementary Schools and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
34%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fordyce Elementary Schools and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fordyce Elementary Schools.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.500.33
This chart display the diversity score of Fordyce Elementary Schools and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fordyce Elementary Schools 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 Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fordyce Elementary Schools and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFordyce School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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