Valley Springs Elementary School

  • Valley Springs Elementary School serves 378 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Valley Springs Elementary School operates within the Valley Springs School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 378 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 378 students
Valley Springs Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Valley Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Valley Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Valley Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Valley Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Valley Springs Elementary School American Indian Students (2004-2009)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Valley Springs Elementary School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
n/a
21%
Valley Springs Elementary School Black Students (1998-2011)
White
98%
61%
Valley Springs Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Valley Springs Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2011)
All Ethnic Groups Valley Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.04 0.32
Valley Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
45%
53%
Valley Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
9%
Valley Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Valley Springs School District's student population of 953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,959 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,972 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Valley Springs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 953 913
Valley Springs School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $10 MM
Valley Springs School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $9 MM
Valley Springs School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,959 $10,835
Valley Springs School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,972 $10,302
Valley Springs School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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