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Willis Shaw Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4377 Grimsley Rd
Springdale, AR 72764
Phone
(479) 750-8898
District
SPRINGDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BENTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
663
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.6% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Willis Shaw Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
62%
51%
52%
41%
72%
62%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
55%
49%
52%
45%
57%
53%
55%
49%
52%
45%
57%
53%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
47%
57%
44%
62%
49%
60%
47%
57%
44%
62%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
14
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 38 5.7%
Kindergarten 118 17.8%
Grade 1 107 16.1%
Grade 2 100 15.1%
Grade 3 103 15.5%
Grade 4 121 18.3%
Grade 5 76 11.5%
Total 663 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.2% 32.8% 62.0%
Black 2.2% 2.3% 20.4%
Hispanic 16.4% 49.2% 14.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 1.5% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.5% 14.2% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.7% 72.2% 65.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.4% 60.6% 58.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 11.6% 7.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 105,547 3,011,524
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 591.6 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.0% 19.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.9% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.9% 24.9%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 16.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 36,424 1,170,544
Single Parent Households With Children 14.1% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 76.9% 87.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.3% 23.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.0% 7.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.4% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 11.6%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.8% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.0% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 17.5%
$15,000 or less 6.8% 13.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,912 $138,045,200 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $10,600,900 4.1%
Staff $773 $18,049,550 7.0%
General Administration $109 $2,545,150 1.0%
School Administration $571 $13,332,850 5.2%
Operation $1,032 $24,097,200 9.3%
Transportation $300 $7,005,000 2.7%
Other $164 $3,829,400 1.5%
Total Support $3,401 $79,413,350 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,747 $40,792,450 15.8%
Total Expenditures $11,060 $258,251,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,799 $2,821,174,053 47.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $551 $267,885,974 4.5%
Staff $769 $374,114,366 6.3%
General Administration $243 $118,013,854 2.0%
School Administration $539 $262,224,810 4.4%
Operation $1,069 $519,975,153 8.8%
Transportation $398 $193,705,486 3.3%
Other $313 $152,485,715 2.6%
Total Support $3,882 $1,888,317,918 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,498 $1,215,433,639 20.5%
Total Expenditures $12,179 $5,924,882,407 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%