Harry C. Morrison Elementary School

  • Harry C. Morrison Elementary School serves 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Harry C. Morrison Elementary School's student population of 363 students has grown by 42% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 53% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harry C. Morrison Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harry C. Morrison Elementary School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. 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#752 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
51%
13%
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Black
20%
21%
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White
20%
60%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harry C. Morrison Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.660.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Smith School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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