Pinewood Elementary School

Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pinewood Elementary School serves 442 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pinewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Pinewood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Pinewood Elementary School's student population of 442 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students442 students
This chart display total students of Pinewood Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Pinewood Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Pinewood Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pinewood Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Pinewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Pinewood Elementary School is 0.59, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#775 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Pinewood Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pinewood 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pinewood 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pinewood Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
8%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pinewood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
58%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pinewood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
26%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pinewood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pinewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinewood Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.590.58
This chart display the diversity score of Pinewood 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
65%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pinewood 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJacksonville North Pulaski School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pinewood Elementary School is Jacksonville High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is College Prep Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Warren Dupree Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Jacksonville High School Math: 13% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,028 student
    0.6 miles
    2400 Linda Ln
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 982-2128
    0.6 9-12 1,028
  • Jacksonville Warren Dupree Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
    1.3 miles
    700 Gregory St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 982-9541
    1.3 K-5 444
  • Jacksonville College Prep Academy Charter School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 377 students
    1.4 miles
    251 N First St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.4 7-12 377
  • Jacksonville Jacksonville Lighthouse Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 396 students
    1.5 miles
    251 N First St
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.5 K-6 396
  • Jacksonville Flightline Upper Academy Charter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-8 | 151 students
    1.6 miles
    Lrafb-bldg 1030
    Jacksonville, AR 72076
    (501) 985-1200
    1.6 5-8 151

School Reviews

Review Pinewood Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Join the debate igniting in public schools regarding the role of religion in education. Should all religions be incorporated, or should religion be omitted to avoid any potential indoctrination?
Learn about the benefits associated with vocational education at public high schools, including high-demand career opportunities and improved learning for kinetic and active students.
June 17, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the world on its head. The effects of the global pandemic will be felt for years to come, though maybe more so in certain populations. Here’s what you need to know about the current state of special education in the United States.