Gosnell Elementary School

600 Hwy 181
Blytheville, AR 72315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gosnell Elementary School serves 721 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Gosnell Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 43% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Gosnell Elementary School's student population of 721 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students721 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Rankings

Gosnell Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Gosnell Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#425 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
13%
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Black
22%
20%
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White
66%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.510.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGosnell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Gosnell Elementary School is Gosnell High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blytheville Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Blytheville Gosnell High School Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 606 students
    0.0 miles
    600 Hwy 181
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    (870) 532-4010
    0 7-12 606
  • Blytheville Blytheville Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 476 students
    3.2 miles
    1124 W Moultrie Dr
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    (870) 763-4485
    3.2 3-5 476
  • Blytheville Blytheville High School-a New Technical School Charter School
    Math: 9% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 619 students
    3.6 miles
    600 N Tenth St
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    (870) 762-2772
    3.6 9-12 619
  • Blytheville Blytheville Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 388 students
    3.8 miles
    700 W Chickasawba Ave
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    (870) 762-2983
    3.8 6-8 388
  • Blytheville Kipp Blytheville Collegiate High School Charter School
    Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 238 students
    4.5 miles
    1200 Byrum Rd
    Blytheville, AR 72315
    (870) 780-6333
    4.5 7-12 238

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