Pinewood Elementary School

  • Pinewood Elementary School serves 442 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Pinewood Elementary School places 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
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pinewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • 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 School Rank (16-17)#814 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)35-39%
47%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)30-34%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
8%
13%
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Black
58%
20%
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White
27%
60%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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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 Score0.590.58
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
64%
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

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