Joe Mathias Elementary School

1609 N 24th St
Rogers, AR 72756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Joe Mathias Elementary School serves 595 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 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Joe Mathias Elementary School's student population of 595 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 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 0.56, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
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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
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
59%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
30%
61%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 595 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 30%)

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