Gosnell Elementary School

  • Gosnell Elementary School serves 721 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students721 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gosnell Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • 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 School Rank (16-17)#461 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gosnell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gosnell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
13%
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Black
23%
20%
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White
66%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gosnell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gosnell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.510.58
This chart display the diversity score of Gosnell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gosnell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGosnell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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