Scott Charter School

  • Scott Charter School serves 202 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Scott Charter 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 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Scott Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Scott Charter School's student population of 202 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scott Charter 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 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scott Charter 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)#654 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-44%
47%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-44%
53%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Hispanic
8%
13%
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Black
45%
20%
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White
45%
60%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scott Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.590.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
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 Scott Charter 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 NameAcademics Plus Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I have a 10 year old attending Scott Elementary and she absolutely LOVES it!!! The staff is the best I've ever dealt with and I have 2 other kids who are adults. It would be a shame to close down instead of HELP this little school that IS a PART of the PCSSD!!!
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Scott school is an excellent school that covers several academis programs, has music, art, etc., and a lot of parent involvement. -Ethan M.
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