Stephens Elementary School (Closed 2015)

655 Arch St
Stephens, AR
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Stephens Elementary School served 189 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 73%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 77%) for the 2013-14 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 80% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students189 students
This chart display total students of Stephens Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Stephens Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Stephens Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
40-44%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
65-69%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Stephens Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
79%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
20%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stephens Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.340.58
This chart display the diversity score of Stephens Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Stephens Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stephens 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 NameStephens 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 Magnolia High School (12.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Magnolia Junior High School (13.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Side Elementary School (12.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Magnolia Magnolia High School Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 619 students
    12.4 miles
    1400 High School Dr
    Magnolia, AR 71753
    (870) 234-4424
    12.4 10-12 619
  • Magnolia East Side Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 874 students
    12.7 miles
    1310 Hollensworth St
    Magnolia, AR 71753
    (870) 234-5611
    12.7 K-3 874
  • Magnolia Central Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 633 students
    13.2 miles
    456 E North St
    Magnolia, AR 71753
    (870) 234-4911
    13.2 4-6 633
  • Magnolia Magnolia Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 628 students
    13.2 miles
    540 E North St
    Magnolia, AR 71753
    (870) 234-2206
    13.2 7-9 628
  • Magnolia Walker Pre-k Center
    Grades: PK | 116 students
    13.8 miles
    655 Hwy 79 S
    Magnolia, AR 71753
    (870) 234-8827
    13.8 PK 116
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