410 Burke St
Ashdown, AR 71822
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
L.f. Henderson Intermediate School serves 336 students in grades 3-5.
L.f. Henderson Intermediate School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 35% (which is lower 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 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

L.f. Henderson Intermediate School's student population of 336 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

L.f. Henderson Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 L.f. Henderson Intermediate School is 0.55, 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
#613 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
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
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
26%
20%
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White
62%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I highly recommend this school, the teachers and staff are devoted to each and every child and help them based on the specific needs of the child. They offer a variety of extracurricalar activities and academic programs. My kids love the schools at ashdown and my daughters grades and social skills improved when they transfered to this district. thanks
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Students: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30%)

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