120 Chestnut St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Langston Magnet School serves 510 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Langston Magnet 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (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 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Langston Magnet School's student population of 510 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Langston Magnet 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 Langston Magnet School is 0.71, which is more 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
#775 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
24%
14%
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Black
43%
20%
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White
20%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
13%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
3%
9%
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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?

40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Langston Magnet School?

510 students attend Langston Magnet School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

43% of Langston Magnet School students are Black, 24% of students are Hispanic, 20% of students are White, and 13% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Langston Magnet School?

Langston Magnet School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Langston Magnet School offer ?

Langston Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 80%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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