Williams Magnet Elementary School

  • Williams Magnet Elementary School serves 500 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 66% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Williams Magnet Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Williams Magnet Elementary School's student population of 500 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williams Magnet Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Williams Magnet Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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#107 out of 999 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Williams Magnet 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 Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
13%
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Black
56%
21%
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White
24%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Williams Magnet Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.620.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Williams Magnet 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 NameLITTLE ROCK SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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