University Hgts. Elementary School

  • University Hgts. Elementary School serves 398 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • University Hgts. Elementary School's student population of 398 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students398 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of University Hgts. Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of University Hgts. Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • University Hgts. Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of University Hgts. Elementary School is 0.67, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of University Hgts. 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%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in University Hgts. Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in University Hgts. Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
36%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in University Hgts. Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
42%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in University Hgts. Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in University Hgts. Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.670.58
This chart display the diversity score of University Hgts. 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
20%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in University Hgts. 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
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University Hgts. 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 NameNettleton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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