Parson Hills Elementary School

  • Parson Hills Elementary School serves 595 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Parson Hills Elementary School's student population of 595 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students595 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Parson Hills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Parson Hills Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#584 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Parson Hills 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)
34%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Parson Hills 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 Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Parson Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
52%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
12%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hawaiian
33%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Parson Hills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.610.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parson Hills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringdale School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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