Louise Durham Elementary School

106 N Reine St
Mena, AR 71953
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Louise Durham Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Louise Durham Elementary School's student population of 429 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students429 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Louise Durham Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Louise Durham Elementary School is 0.19, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Louise Durham Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
90%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louise Durham Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.190.58
This chart display the diversity score of Louise Durham Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louise Durham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMena School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Louise Durham Elementary School is Mena High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Mena Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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