PROFICIENCY 25% 12% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
24%PULASKI CO. SPEC. SCHOOL DIST.
6%Little Rock
28%Arkansas

Lawson Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "PULASKI CO. SPEC. SCHOOL DIST." in Little Rock, AR. There are a total of 253 students and 20 teachers at Lawson Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 162 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Lawson Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.5%, which is 12% lower than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students253
Teachers20.49
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch162
Reduced lunch23

 

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 Lawson 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
All20-24%
330-39%
421-39%
5<= 10%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All25-29%
320-29%
440-59%
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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Lawson Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 52.3% 43.5% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 32.0% 43.7% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 2.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.8% 6.6% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.5% 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 3.3% 1.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Bethel Middle School45%5.2Bryant, AR
Springhill Elementary School49%5.2Bryant, AR
Collegeville Elementary School44%6.8Bryant, AR
Bryant Middle School37%7.7Bryant, AR
Robert L. Davis Elementary. School36%7.7Shannon Hills, AR
Bryant High School37%7.8Bryant, AR
Hurricane Creek Elementary45%8.5Benton, AR
Bryant Elementary School33%8.6Bryant, AR
Hill Farm Elementary School43%9.2Bryant, AR
Jefferson Elementary School52%9.4Cammack Village, AR
Perrin Elementary School48%10.6Benton, AR
Benton Junior High School46%11.3Benton, AR

Little Rock demographics profile

StatisticLittle RockArkansasNational
Population1,8452,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,1585591
Median age36.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%58%55%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Education level achieved in Little Rock

IndexLittle RockArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade66.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school65.0%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college39.6%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.3%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.5%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters2.3%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Lawson Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.