Stephens Elementary School

3700 W 18th St
Little Rock, AR 72204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Stephens Elementary School serves 591 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Stephens Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Stephens Elementary School's student population of 591 students has grown by 61% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Stephens 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 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Stephens Elementary School is 0.17, 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
#934 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
91%
20%
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White
3%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle Rock School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Stephens Elementary School is Central High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pulaski Heights Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gibbs Magnet Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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