Raymond F. Orr Elementary School

3609 Phoenix St
Fort Smith, AR 72903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Raymond F. Orr Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Raymond F. Orr Elementary School placed in the top 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 55% (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 40% (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 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Raymond F. Orr Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Raymond F. Orr Elementary School's student population of 398 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students398 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Raymond F. Orr Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Raymond F. Orr Elementary School is 0.69, 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
#466 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
13%
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Black
13%
20%
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White
51%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
11%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Smith School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Raymond F. Orr Elementary School is Southside High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ramsey Junior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carnall Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Smith Carnall Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 288 students
    0.8 miles
    2524 S Tulsa St
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 646-3612
    0.8 PK-6 288
  • Fort Smith Southside High School Math: 43% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,537 student
    0.8 miles
    4100 Gary St
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479) 646-7371
    0.8 10-12 1,537
  • Fort Smith Fairview Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 591 students
    1.2 miles
    2400 S Dallas
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-3214
    1.2 PK-6 591
  • Fort Smith Ramsey Junior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-9 | 890 students
    1.5 miles
    3201 Jenny Lind Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-5115
    1.5 7-9 890
  • Fort Smith Bonneville Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 353 students
    1.9 miles
    2500 S Waldron Rd
    Fort Smith, AR 72903
    (479) 478-3161
    1.9 PK-6 353

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