Western Grove Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • 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.
  • Western Grove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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Western Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students137 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Western Grove Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#643 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)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 Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
98%
60%
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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 Score0.040.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOzark Mountain School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Western Grove Elementary School is Western Grove K-12 School (0.1 miles away)
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