Rural Special Elementary School

  • Rural Special Elementary School serves 103 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Rural Special Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Rural Special Elementary School's student population of 103 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rural Special 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 Rural Special Elementary School is 0.11, 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#319 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rural Special Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
White
94%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rural Special 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 Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rural Special Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.110.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rural Special Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountain View School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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