Lavaca Elementary School

1000 N Division St
Lavaca, AR 72941
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Lavaca Elementary School serves 364 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Lavaca Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Lavaca Elementary School's student population of 364 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students364 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Lavaca Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Lavaca Elementary School is 0.31, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#197 out of 998 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:113:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
83%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.310.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLavaca School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lavaca Elementary School is Lavaca High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lavaca Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lavaca Lavaca High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
    0.3 miles
    311 Holly St
    Lavaca, AR 72941
    (479) 674-5612
    0.3 9-12 240
  • Lavaca Lavaca Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 261 students
    0.7 miles
    603 N Division St
    Lavaca, AR 72941
    (479) 674-5618
    0.7 5-8 261
  • Charleston Charleston Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 525 students
    7.5 miles
    11 Dale Bumpers Dr
    Charleston, AR 72933
    (479) 965-2460
    7.5 PK-6 525
  • Charleston Charleston High School Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 408 students
    7.6 miles
    3005 Dale Bumpers Dr
    Charleston, AR 72933
    (479) 965-7150
    7.6 7-12 408
  • Barling Barling Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 396 students
    7.8 miles
    1400 D St
    Barling, AR 72923
    (479) 452-0211
    7.8 PK-6 396

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