Math & Science Magnet School

213 E Thomas Green Rd

Jonesboro, AR 72401

Tel: (870)933-5845
  • Math & Science Magnet School serves 566 students in grades 1-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Math & Science Magnet School operates within the Jonesboro School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 566 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 1-6
Total Students 566 students
Math & Science Magnet School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Math & Science Magnet School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Math & Science Magnet School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Math & Science Magnet School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Math & Science Magnet School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Math & Science Magnet School Asian Students (1992-2001)
Hispanic
18%
12%
Math & Science Magnet School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
57%
21%
Math & Science Magnet School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
20%
61%
Math & Science Magnet School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Math & Science Magnet School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Math & Science Magnet School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Math & Science Magnet School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.32
Math & Science Magnet School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
53%
Math & Science Magnet School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Math & Science Magnet School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jonesboro School District's student population of 6,077 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,927 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,491 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jonesboro School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 6,077 913
Jonesboro School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $58 MM $10 MM
Jonesboro School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $56 MM $9 MM
Jonesboro School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,927 $10,835
Jonesboro School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,491 $10,302
Jonesboro School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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