1201 N Eighth St
Nashville, AR 71852
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Nashville Primary School serves 537 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Nashville Primary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Nashville Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Nashville Primary School's student population of 537 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Nashville Primary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Nashville Primary School is 0.62, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#264 out of 998 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
14%
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Black
24%
20%
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White
53%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nashville Primary School's ranking?

Nashville Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Nashville Primary School?

537 students attend Nashville Primary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

53% of Nashville Primary School students are White, 24% of students are Black, 22% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Nashville Primary School?

Nashville Primary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Nashville Primary School offer ?

Nashville Primary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-3

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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