Theodore Jones Elementary School

  • Theodore Jones Elementary School serves 449 students in grades Kindergarten-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 55-59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Theodore Jones Elementary School's student population of 449 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students449 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Theodore Jones Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Theodore Jones Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#532 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
18%
13%
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Black
33%
21%
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White
49%
60%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.620.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCONWAY SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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