Pocahontas, AR
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Pocahontas Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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

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Pocahontas School District Details

Pocahontas School District
2300 North Park
Pocahontas, AR 72455

1,943 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Pocahontas School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arkansas

(10 is best)

Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alma Spikes Elementary School
1707 Highland
Pocahontas, AR, 72455
PK-02
M.d. Williams Intermediate School
2301 N Park
Pocahontas, AR, 72455
03-06
Pocahontas High School
2312 Stadium Dr
Pocahontas, AR, 72455
10-12
Pocahontas Junior High School
2405 N Park
Pocahontas, AR, 72455
07-09

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.6% 64.1%
Black 0.9% 21.5%
Hispanic 3.4% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.3% 61.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.3% 52.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 8.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,191 $9,847,327 61.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $343 $650,671 4.1%
Staff $560 $1,062,320 6.7%
General Administration $127 $240,919 1.5%
School Administration $381 $722,757 4.5%
Operation $676 $1,282,372 8.0%
Transportation $279 $529,263 3.3%
Other $99 $187,803 1.2%
Total Support $2,466 $4,678,002 29.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $754 $1,430,338 9.0%
Total Expenditures $8,411 $15,955,667 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,308 $2,602,497,623 50.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $469 $229,966,600 4.4%
Staff $727 $356,603,227 6.9%
General Administration $214 $104,949,298 2.0%
School Administration $494 $242,035,462 4.7%
Operation $949 $465,515,843 9.0%
Transportation $381 $186,804,671 3.6%
Other $265 $129,898,415 2.5%
Total Support $3,499 $1,715,716,034 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,794 $879,749,362 16.9%
Total Expenditures $10,602 $5,197,931,266 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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