Root Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1529 Mission Blvd
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Phone
(479) 444-3075
District
FAYETTEVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
WASHINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
410
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.7% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Root Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 48
Proficiency in Reading 54 38
Proficiency in Math 86 59

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 48
Proficiency in Reading 61 44
Proficiency in Math 79 52

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.70
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.39
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 83 20.2%
Grade 1 92 22.4%
Grade 2 78 19.0%
Grade 3 72 17.6%
Grade 4 85 20.7%
Total 410 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.6% 71.5% 62.8%
Black 2.3% 10.1% 21.0%
Hispanic 4.4% 13.1% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 4.0% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.6% 1.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.4% 22.3% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 15.1% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 7.2% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 87,807 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 773.3 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.4% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 46.1% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 17.6% 25.3%
65 OR OLDER 9.6% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 35,809 1,150,936
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.4% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 47.9% 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.6% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.2% 9.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.2% 10.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.3% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 21.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.8% 19.2%
$15,000 or less 18.9% 15.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,183 $59,678,316 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $501 $4,835,652 4.3%
Staff $839 $8,098,028 7.3%
General Administration $146 $1,409,192 1.3%
School Administration $560 $5,405,120 4.9%
Operation $938 $9,053,576 8.1%
Transportation $339 $3,272,028 2.9%
Other $327 $3,156,204 2.8%
Total Support $3,651 $35,239,452 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,707 $16,475,964 14.8%
Total Expenditures $11,540 $111,384,080 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,419 $2,675,041,458 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $242,137,408 4.5%
Staff $741 $365,860,413 6.7%
General Administration $235 $116,094,667 2.1%
School Administration $512 $252,770,763 4.7%
Operation $990 $488,891,477 9.0%
Transportation $362 $178,745,452 3.3%
Other $285 $140,630,664 2.6%
Total Support $3,617 $1,785,179,882 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,954 $964,398,984 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,989 $5,424,587,274 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%