Matthews Elementary School

Matthews Elementary School serves 384 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 384 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Matthews Elementary School's student population of 384 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
384 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Matthews Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
14%
Black
87%
20%
White
7%
59%
Hawaiian
2%
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matthews Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.24
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Matthews Elementary School?
384 students attend Matthews Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Matthews Elementary School students are Black, 7% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Matthews Elementary School?
Matthews Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Matthews Elementary School offer ?
Matthews Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Matthews Elementary School part of?
Matthews Elementary School is part of Pine Bluff School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 384 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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