1609 N 24th St
Rogers, AR 72756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Joe Mathias Elementary School serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Joe Mathias Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Joe Mathias Elementary School's student population of 532 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Joe Mathias Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Joe Mathias Elementary School is 0.58, 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#296 out of 998 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
57%
14%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
31%
60%
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Hawaiian
4%
1%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 47% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Joe Mathias Elementary School?

532 students attend Joe Mathias Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

57% of Joe Mathias Elementary School students are Hispanic, 31% of students are White, 4% of students are Hawaiian, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Joe Mathias Elementary School?

Joe Mathias Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Joe Mathias Elementary School offer ?

Joe Mathias Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

School Calendar

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Event
Date
Spring Break - No School
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break - No School
March 21, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 22, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - No School
March 23, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break - No School
March 24, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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