Kensett Elementary School

701 W Dandridge St

Kensett, AR 72082

Tel: (501)742-3221
  • Kensett Elementary School serves 398 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the state average of 39%.
  • Kensett Elementary School operates within the Riverview School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 398 students
Kensett Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Kensett Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Kensett Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Kensett Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Kensett Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
1%
2%
Kensett Elementary School Asian Students (2012-2015)
Hispanic
23%
12%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
11%
21%
Kensett Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
61%
Kensett Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Kensett Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Kensett Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Kensett Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.32
Kensett Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
53%
Kensett Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
Kensett Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Riverview School District's student population of 1,409 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,980 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,767 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Riverview School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,409 913
Riverview School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $10 MM
Riverview School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $9 MM
Riverview School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,980 $10,835
Riverview School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,767 $10,302
Riverview School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    2 miles
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