PROFICIENCY 15% 48% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
17%PINE BLUFF SCHOOL DISTRICT
13%Pine Bluff
28%Arkansas

Southwood Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "PINE BLUFF SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Pine Bluff, AR. There are a total of 392 students and 27 teachers at Southwood Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 331 free lunch students and 29 reduced lunch students.

Southwood Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 48% lower than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students392
Teachers26.51
Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch331
Reduced lunch29

 

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 Southwood Elementary 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
All10-14%
320-24%
4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All15-19%
315-19%
411-19%
511-19%
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.

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Southwood Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 0.9% 2.0% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 95.0% 95.5% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.9% 0.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 0.7% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.6% 1.2% 1.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Jack Robey Jr. High School14%1.4Pine Bluff, AR
W. T. Cheney Elementary School25%1.5Pine Bluff, AR
L. L. Owen Elementary School16%2.0Pine Bluff, AR
Thirty-fourth Ave. Elementary. School.13%2.1Pine Bluff, AR
Watson Chapel Jr. High School11%2.1Pine Bluff, AR
Watson Chapel High School19%2.2Pine Bluff, AR
Coleman Elementary School10%2.4Pine Bluff, AR
Pine Bluff High School19%2.6Pine Bluff, AR
Quest Middle School Of Pine Bluff10%3.0Pine Bluff, AR
Pine Bluff Lighthouse College Prep Academy High School9%3.1Pine Bluff, AR
Pine Bluff Lighthouse Academy10%3.1Pine Bluff, AR
Broadmoor Elementary School22%3.6Pine Bluff, AR

Pine Bluff demographics profile

StatisticPine BluffArkansasNational
Population45,4042,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,0375591
Median age34.837.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%58%55%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Pine Bluff

IndexPine BluffArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade81.0%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school79.1%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college46.7%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree23.3%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.6%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%0.9%1.3%
Source: The Southwood Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.