Marvell Primary School

  • Marvell Primary School serves 207 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marvell Primary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Marvell Primary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Marvell Primary School's student population of 207 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marvell Primary 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marvell Primary School is 0.27, 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 School Rank#924 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
85%
20%
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White
10%
60%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.270.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marvell Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarvell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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