Joann Walters Elementary School

  • Joann Walters Elementary School serves 338 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Joann Walters Elementary School's student population of 338 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Joann Walters Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Joann Walters Elementary School is 0.15, 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#155 out of 999 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Joann Walters 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 Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
n/a
21%
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White
92%
60%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Joann Walters Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.150.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Joann Walters 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 NameDierks School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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