Dequeen Primary



Dequeen Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dequeen Primary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 228
1 176
2 169
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dequeen Primary is a public elementary school located in Dequeen, AR in the Dequeen School District. It enrolls 573 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dequeen Primary is the 112th largest public school in Arkansas and the 15,218th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 573
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,218th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 112th out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 151st out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 53rd out of 555

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Dequeen Primary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 287
(50%)
781
(49%)
 Male 286
(50%)
798
(51%)

Dequeen Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 367
(64%)
968
(61%)
 White 167
(29%)
505
(32%)
 Black 21
(4%)
49
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
21
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)

Dequeen Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 410
(72%)
1,097
(69%)
 Not Eligible 139
(24%)
395
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
87
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Dequeen Primary is ranked 73rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dequeen Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.7%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dequeen Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 608
2006 595
2007 620
2008 621
2009 600
2010 581
2011 547
2012 573

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 14.5
2007 14.8
2008 14.8
2009 16.8
2010 13.4
2011 12.9
2012 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73190789473684
2006 0.82689075630252
2007 0.79838709677419
2008 0.76006441223833
2009 0.8
2010 0.79518072289157
2011 0.81352833638026
2012 0.75741710296684

Compare Dequeen Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 75.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dequeen Primary
Dequeen, AR
Public KG - 02 573 13.8:1  
Dequeen Elementary School
Dequeen, AR
Public 03 - 05 555 14:1 1 miles
Dequeen Middle School
Dequeen, AR
Public 06 - 07 363 14:1 1 miles
Horatio Elementary School
Horatio, AR
Public PK - 06 462 15.4:1 7 miles
Eagletown Elementary School
Eagletown, OK
Public PK - 08 140 10.1:1 11 miles
Lockesburg Elementary School
Lockesburg, AR
Public KG - 06 88 9.1:1 13 miles
Wickes Elementary School
Wickes, AR
Public KG - 06 322 14.4:1 19 miles
Haworth Elementary School
Haworth, OK
Public PK - 06 298 15.1:1 21 miles
Joann Walters Elementary School
Dierks, AR
Public PK - 06 355 13.6:1 21 miles
Oscar Hamilton Elementary School
Foreman, AR
Public KG - 06 296 14.8:1 21 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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