Jasper Elementary School

  • Jasper Elementary School serves 258 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Jasper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39%.

School Overview

  • Jasper Elementary School's student population of 258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jasper Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 999 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jasper Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
1%
21%
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White
97%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jasper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.060.32
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jasper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJasper School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jasper Jasper High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 227 students
    0.0 miles
    600 School St
    Jasper, AR 72641
    (870)446-2223
    0.0 7-12 227
  • Mount Judea Mount Judea Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 91 students
    9.3 miles
    Hwy 123 And Hwy 74
    Mount Judea, AR 72655
    (870)434-5362
    9.3 PK-6 91
  • Mount Judea Mount Judea High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 58 students
    9.3 miles
    Hwy 123 And Hwy 74
    Mount Judea, AR 72655
    (870)434-5362
    9.3 7-12 58
  • Deer Deer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 127 students
    10.8 miles
    Hwy 61 And Parker Ridge Rd
    Deer, AR 72628
    (870)428-5287
    10.8 PK-6 127
  • Deer Deer High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 106 students
    10.8 miles
    Hwy 61 And Parker Ridge Rd
    Deer, AR 72628
    (870)428-5288
    10.8 7-12 106

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