Jones Elementary School

900 S Powell
Springdale, AR 72764
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Jones Elementary School serves 522 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Jones 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Jones Elementary School's student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Jones Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Jones Elementary School is 0.56, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#704 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
60%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
10%
59%
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Hawaiian
27%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jones Elementary School's ranking?
Jones Elementary School is ranked #704 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Jones Elementary School often compared to?
Jones Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Parson Hills Elem. School, Bernice Young Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Jones Elementary School?
522 students attend Jones Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Jones Elementary School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are Hawaiian, 10% of students are White, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jones Elementary School?
Jones Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Jones Elementary School offer ?
Jones Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Jones Elementary School part of?
Jones Elementary School is part of Springdale School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 522 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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