Waldron Elementary School

  • Waldron Elementary School serves 733 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 39% (which is lower 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 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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School Overview

  • Waldron Elementary School's student population of 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waldron Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waldron Elementary School is 0.40, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#676 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
75%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waldron Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.400.58
This chart display the diversity score of Waldron Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waldron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaldron School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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