Western Grove Elementary School (Closed 2018)

300 School St
Western Grove, AR 72685
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Western Grove Elementary School served 137 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
137 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Western Grove 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)
(16-17)
45-49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Western Grove 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 Ratio
11:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Western Grove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Western Grove Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
14%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Western Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Western Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
98%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Western Grove Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Western Grove Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Western Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Western Grove Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 53% AR state average).
How many students attend Western Grove Elementary School?
137 students attend Western Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Western Grove Elementary School students are White, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Western Grove Elementary School?
Western Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Western Grove Elementary School offer ?
Western Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Western Grove Elementary School part of?
Western Grove Elementary School is part of Ozark Mountain School District.

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