Gentry Primary School

  • Gentry Primary School serves 297 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Gentry Primary School's student population of 297 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students297 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Gentry Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Gentry Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Gentry Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gentry Primary School is 0.54, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gentry Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
5%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gentry Primary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
66%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races 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 Gentry Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.540.58
This chart display the diversity score of Gentry Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gentry Primary School 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 Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gentry Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGentry School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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