PROFICIENCY 30% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 8 in HOT SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Ranked #8 of 17 in Hot Springs
  • Ranked #383 of 1088 in Arkansas
Proficiency Averages
28%HOT SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT
30%Hot Springs
28%Arkansas

Gardner Magnet School is a school servicing grades PK to 4 and is located in the district of "HOT SPRINGS SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Hot Springs, AR. There are a total of 462 students and 31 teachers at Gardner Magnet School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 356 free lunch students and 55 reduced lunch students.

Gardner Magnet School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 6% higher than than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students462
Teachers31.03
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch356
Reduced lunch55

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Gardner Magnet School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
330-34%
415-19%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
325-29%
430-34%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Gardner Magnet School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 49.9% 40.5% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 24.7% 37.0% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 1.2% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.2% 15.3% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.5% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.5% 5.2% 1.9% 3.1%

Hot Springs demographics profile

StatisticHot SpringsArkansasNational
Population35,4862,947,036314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,0135691
Median age42.037.637.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%59%55%
Speak English91%93%79%
Speak Spanish6%5%13%

Education level achieved in Hot Springs

IndexHot SpringsArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade78.2%80.2%83.8%
Completed high school75.7%78.3%82.4%
Completed some college51.2%49.3%58.4%
Completed associate degree26.7%26.9%37.2%
Completed bachelors20.1%20.6%29.3%
Completed masters8.2%7.1%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.8%2.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.7%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Gardner Magnet School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.