Whitten Elementary School (Closed 2018)

175 Walnut St
Marianna, AR 72360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Whitten Elementary School served 163 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 80%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students163 students
This chart display total students of Whitten Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Whitten Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Whitten Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
35-39%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whitten 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
50-54%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitten 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Whitten Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian (15-16)
n/a
1%
Asian (15-16)
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whitten Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whitten Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black (15-16)
86%
21%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whitten Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White (15-16)
11%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whitten Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
1%
Two or more races (15-16)
n/a
2%
Diversity Score
n/a0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Whitten Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
27%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whitten Elementary 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 (10-11)
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whitten Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Whitten Elementary School is Lee High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Anna Strong Intermediate School (0.6 miles away)
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