625 Irving St
Forrest City, AR 72335
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Stewart Elementary School serves 491 students in grades 3-5.
Stewart 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Stewart Elementary School's student population of 491 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
491 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Stewart Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Stewart Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#885 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
89%
20%
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White
6%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.21
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
7%
10%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

How many students attend Stewart Elementary School?

491 students attend Stewart Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Stewart Elementary School students are Black, 6% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Stewart Elementary School?

Stewart Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Stewart Elementary School offer ?

Stewart Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 491 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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