Sidney Deener Elementary School

  • Sidney Deener Elementary School serves 430 students in grades KG-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Sidney Deener Elementary School operates within the Searcy School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 430 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 430 students
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Sidney Deener Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Sidney Deener Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Sidney Deener Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Sidney Deener Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Sidney Deener Elementary School American Indian Students (2007-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
12%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
17%
21%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
62%
61%
Sidney Deener Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Sidney Deener Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.32
Sidney Deener Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
53%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
Sidney Deener Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Searcy School District's student population of 4,142 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,451 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,149 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Searcy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,142 913
Searcy School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $10 MM
Searcy School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $39 MM $9 MM
Searcy School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,451 $10,835
Searcy School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,149 $10,302
Searcy School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 9-12 | 432 students
    0.9 miles
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    (501)279-7700
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  • SearcyRiverview Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 204 students
    0.9 miles
    820 Raider Dr
    SearcyAR 72143
    (501)279-7111
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    Grades: 9-12
    1.9 miles
    P O Box 909
    SearcyAR 72145
    (501)724-3614
    1.99-12n/a
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