Gardner Magnet School

  • Gardner Magnet School serves 447 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gardner Magnet School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Gardner Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Gardner Magnet School's student population of 447 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gardner Magnet School is ranked within the top 20% 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gardner Magnet School is 0.68, which is more 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#195 out of 1008 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
24%
13%
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Black
24%
20%
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White
46%
60%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.680.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHot Springs School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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