Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School

Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School serves 915 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Linda Childers Knapp Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School's student population of 915 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students915 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#614 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
65%
13%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
15%
61%
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Hawaiian
15%
1%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringdale School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Linda Childers Knapp Elementary School is Haas Hall Academy Jones Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. O. Kelly Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parson Hills Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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