Holly Harshman Elementary School

  • Holly Harshman Elementary School serves 375 students in grades 3-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Holly Harshman Elementary School operates within the Mena School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 375 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 375 students
Holly Harshman Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Holly Harshman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Holly Harshman Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Holly Harshman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Holly Harshman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Holly Harshman Elementary School American Indian Students (2003-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2009)
Hispanic
6%
12%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
n/a
21%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Black Students (2011-2012)
White
93%
61%
Holly Harshman Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.32
Holly Harshman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
53%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
9%
Holly Harshman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Mena School District's student population of 1,771 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,781 in this district is less than the state average of $11,020. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,273 is less than the state average of $10,669. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Mena School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,771 913
Mena School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $10 MM
Mena School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $19 MM $10 MM
Mena School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,781 $11,020
Mena School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,273 $10,669
Mena School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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