PROFICIENCY 22% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
24%VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT
24%Van Buren
28%Arkansas

King Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "VAN BUREN SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Van Buren, AR. There are a total of 566 students and 35 teachers at King Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 399 free lunch students and 64 reduced lunch students.

King Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 21% lower than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students566
Teachers34.72
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch399
Reduced lunch64

 

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 King 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
All16%
325-29%
46-9%
510-14%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
330-34%
425-29%
525-29%
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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King Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 55.3% 71.4% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 1.8% 2.6% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.0% 2.9% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 30.5% 15.3% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 1.7% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 7.7% 5.9% 1.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
J. J. Izard Elementary School27%0.3Van Buren, AR
Butterfield Junior High School22%0.4Van Buren, AR
Parkview Elementary School22%1.0Van Buren, AR
City Heights Elementary School35%1.1Van Buren, AR
Van Buren High School22%1.2Van Buren, AR
Rena Elementary School27%2.6Van Buren, AR
Spradling Elementary School18%2.7Fort Smith, AR
Northridge Middle School27%2.8Van Buren, AR
Harry C. Morrison Elementary. School15%3.1Fort Smith, AR
James R. Tate Elementary. School14%3.2Van Buren, AR
Sutton Elementary School19%3.3Fort Smith, AR
Dora Kimmons Jr. High School20%3.5Fort Smith, AR

Van Buren demographics profile

StatisticVan BurenArkansasNational
Population23,1552,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,5075591
Median age33.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%58%55%
Speak English86%93%79%
Speak Spanish11%5%13%

Education level achieved in Van Buren

IndexVan BurenArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade80.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school78.2%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college49.4%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.6%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.1%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The King 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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