Van Cove Elementary School

  • Van Cove Elementary School serves 178 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Van Cove Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Van Cove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Van Cove Elementary School's student population of 178 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Van Cove Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Van Cove Elementary School is 0.29, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank#227 out of 1008 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
White
84%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
9%
2%
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Diversity Score0.290.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
38%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCossatot River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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