Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Northside Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students403 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Northside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.29, 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 (16-17)#235 out of 1008 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
84%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.290.58
This chart display the diversity score of Northside 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
16%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside 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
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside 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 NameCabot School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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