Gillett Elementary School

316 S Sixth St
Gillett, AR 72055
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Gillett Elementary School serves 97 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Gillett Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Gillett Elementary School's student population of 97 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students97 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Gillett 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 1008 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.220.58
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDewitt School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gillett Elementary School is Dewitt High School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dewitt Middle School (12.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dewitt Elementary School (11.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • De Witt Dewitt Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
    11.4 miles
    1718 S Grandview Dr
    De Witt, AR 72042
    (870) 946-4651
    11.4 PK-5 523
  • De Witt Dewitt High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 379 students
    11.5 miles
    1614 S Grandview Dr
    De Witt, AR 72042
    (870) 946-4661
    11.5 9-12 379
  • De Witt Dewitt Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 277 students
    12.8 miles
    1209 W 16th St
    De Witt, AR 72042
    (870) 946-3708
    12.8 6-8 277
  • Dumas Central Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 322 students
    16.8 miles
    101 Court St
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-4954
    16.8 PK-2 322
  • Dumas Dumas High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 319 students
    17.0 miles
    709 Dan Gill Dr
    Dumas, AR 71639
    (870) 382-4151
    17 10-12 319

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