Prescott Elementary School

335 School St
Prescott, AR 71857
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Prescott Elementary School serves 529 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Prescott Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Prescott Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Prescott Elementary School's student population of 529 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students529 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Prescott Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Prescott Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Prescott 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Prescott Elementary School is 0.57, 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 Testing Rank
#689 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prescott Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prescott Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
37%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prescott Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
54%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.58
This chart display the diversity score of Prescott 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
58%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prescott 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 (14-15)
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prescott Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrescott School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Prescott Elementary School is Prescott High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cabe Middle School (10.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Prescott Prescott High School Math: 22% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 451 students
    0.2 miles
    736 Martin St
    Prescott, AR 71857
    (870) 887-3123
    0.2 7-12 451
  • Gurdon Cabe Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 222 students
    10.0 miles
    7780 Hwy 67 S
    Gurdon, AR 71743
    (870) 353-4311
    10 5-8 222
  • Gurdon Gurdon High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
    10.0 miles
    7777 Hwy 67 S
    Gurdon, AR 71743
    (870) 353-5123
    10 9-12 202
  • Blevins Blevins Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
    12.7 miles
    6003 Hwy 29 N
    Blevins, AR 71825
    (870) 874-2283
    12.7 PK-6 280
  • Blevins Blevins High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 202 students
    12.7 miles
    5954 Hwy 29 N
    Blevins, AR 71825
    (870) 874-2281
    12.7 7-12 202

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