Watson Primary School

317 N Gaskill St
Huntsville, AR 72740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Watson Primary School serves 538 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Watson Primary School's student population of 538 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students538 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Watson Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Watson Primary School is 0.30, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Watson Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Watson Primary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Watson Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Watson Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Watson Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
83%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Watson Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Watson Primary School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Watson Primary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.300.58
This chart display the diversity score of Watson Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Watson Primary 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
17%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Watson Primary 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 NameHuntsville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Watson Primary School is Huntsville High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Huntsville Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huntsville Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
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