Sequoyah Elementary School

  • Sequoyah Elementary School serves 569 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sequoyah Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) 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 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Sequoyah Elementary School's student population of 569 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students569 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sequoyah Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Sequoyah Elementary School is 0.50, 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#59 out of 1008 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
13%
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Black
7%
20%
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White
69%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.500.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRussellville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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