1616 S Spring St
Little Rock, AR 72206
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Little Prep Academy Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Little Prep Academy Elementary 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 25-29% (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 15-19% (which is lower 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.

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Little Prep Academy Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Little Prep Academy Elementary School's student population of 348 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Little Prep Academy Elementary 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 Little Prep Academy Elementary School is 0.17, 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
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#895 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
8%
13%
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Black
91%
20%
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White
n/a
61%
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
6%
10%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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