Heber Springs Elementary School

  • Heber Springs Elementary School serves 799 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Heber Springs Elementary School's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students799 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Heber Springs Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Heber Springs Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Heber Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heber Springs Elementary School is 0.17, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#517 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heber Springs 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)
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heber Springs 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 Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Heber Springs Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
91%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heber Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.170.58
This chart display the diversity score of Heber Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heber Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeber Springs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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