PROFICIENCY 25% 12% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
13%Pine Bluff

W. T. Cheney 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 377 students and 25 teachers at W. T. Cheney Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 274 free lunch students and 44 reduced lunch students.

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


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch274
Reduced lunch44


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 W. T. Cheney 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

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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W. T. Cheney Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 5.7% 2.0% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 90.9% 95.5% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 0.4% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.0% 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 1.8% 1.2% 1.9% 3.1%

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L. L. Owen Elementary School16%2.8Pine Bluff, AR
Thirty-fourth Ave. Elementary. School.13%2.9Pine Bluff, AR
Coleman Elementary School10%3.8Pine Bluff, AR
Pine Bluff High School19%3.9Pine Bluff, AR
Quest Middle School Of Pine Bluff10%4.5Pine Bluff, AR
Pine Bluff Lighthouse College Prep Academy High School9%4.6Pine Bluff, AR
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Broadmoor Elementary School22%4.7Pine Bluff, AR

Pine Bluff demographics profile

StatisticPine BluffArkansasNational
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%
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Source: The W. T. Cheney Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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