Sloan-hendrix Elementary School

  • Sloan-hendrix Elementary School serves 297 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher 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.
  • Sloan-hendrix Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Sloan-hendrix Elementary School's student population of 297 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sloan-hendrix Elementary 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 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sloan-hendrix Elementary School is 0.08, 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 School Rank (16-17)#558 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
96%
60%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sloan-hendrix Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.080.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sloan-hendrix 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 NameSloan-Hendrix School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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