Hector Elementary School

104 Sycamore St
Hector, AR 72843
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 320 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Hector Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 50% in AR
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hector Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Hector Elementary School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
320 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Hector Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hector Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#458 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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40-44%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hector 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 2020-21 school year data.
30-34%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hector 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
93%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Hector Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hector 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 District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hector Elementary School's ranking?
Hector Elementary School is ranked #458 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Hector Elementary School often compared to?
Hector Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Dover Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Hector Elementary School?
320 students attend Hector Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Hector Elementary School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hector Elementary School?
Hector Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Hector Elementary School offer ?
Hector Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Hector Elementary School part of?
Hector Elementary School is part of Hector School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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