Jacksonville Lighthouse Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
251 N First St
Jacksonville, AR 72076
Phone
(501) 985-1200
District
JACKSONVILLE LIGHTHOUSE CHARTER
County
PULASKI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
389
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

3

(10 is best)

Better than 21.9% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Jacksonville Lighthouse Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 66
Proficiency in Reading 66 73
Proficiency in Math 43 59

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 63
Proficiency in Reading 51 70
Proficiency in Math 53 55

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 62
Proficiency in Reading 54 72
Proficiency in Math 22 52

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 68
Proficiency in Reading 74 74
Proficiency in Math 45 62

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.47
AVG FOR STATE 13.75
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 44 11.3%
Grade 1 75 19.3%
Grade 2 54 13.9%
Grade 3 54 13.9%
Grade 4 54 13.9%
Grade 5 54 13.9%
Grade 6 54 13.9%
Total 389 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 27.1% 32.9% 63.7%
Black 61.3% 55.3% 21.4%
Hispanic 9.8% 9.4% 12.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.6% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.8% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.9% 60.2% 62.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.4% 49.4% 54.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 10.8% 7.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 3,004,279
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 25.3%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 1,147,291
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 9.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 10.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 21.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 19.2%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 15.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,385 $2,762,160 44.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $549 $447,984 7.2%
Staff $712 $580,992 9.3%
General Administration $413 $337,008 5.4%
School Administration $664 $541,824 8.7%
Operation $1,189 $970,224 15.5%
Transportation $47 $38,352 0.6%
Other $119 $97,104 1.5%
Total Support $3,692 $3,012,672 48.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $599 $488,784 7.8%
Total Expenditures $7,676 $6,263,616 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,288 $2,602,497,698 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $467 $229,965,853 4.4%
Staff $725 $356,603,656 6.9%
General Administration $213 $104,949,778 2.0%
School Administration $492 $242,036,083 4.7%
Operation $946 $465,515,510 9.0%
Transportation $380 $186,804,140 3.6%
Other $264 $129,898,217 2.5%
Total Support $3,486 $1,715,715,794 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,788 $879,749,332 16.9%
Total Expenditures $10,562 $5,197,931,110 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%