316 S Sixth St
Gillett, AR 72055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Gillett Elementary School serves 97 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gillett Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Gillett Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Gillett Elementary School's student population of 97 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
97 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Gillett Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gillett Elementary School is 0.22, 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 Data
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#55 out of 998 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
88%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 97 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-79% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22 (Btm 50%)

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