Watson Chapel School District

  • 4100 CAMDEN RD
  • PINE BLUFF, AR 71603
  • (870) 879-0220
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate65.9%76.4%
Dropout Rate5.4%4.7%
Per Pupil Spending$8,180$8,855
Students Per Teacher14.112.9
Number of Schools5-
Number of Students3,108-
Number of (FTE) Teachers221-

District Test Scores

Benchmark - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201061.0%71.0%
200958.0%67.0%
200862.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201076.0%83.0%
200976.0%81.0%
200868.0%78.0%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201061.0%71.0%
200961.0%70.0%
200851.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201061.0%80.0%
200965.0%78.0%
200862.0%74.0%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201070.0%74.0%
200953.0%68.0%
200854.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201059.0%74.0%
200955.0%70.0%
200863.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201019.0%50.0%
200924.0%43.0%
200827.0%37.0%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201059.0%72.0%
200949.0%67.0%
200854.0%63.0%
 
Math Test
201060.0%75.0%
200974.0%79.0%
200860.0%72.0%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201049.0%68.0%
200952.0%63.0%
200845.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201056.0%75.0%
200952.0%68.0%
200847.0%62.0%
 
Science Test
201017.0%33.0%
200925.0%33.0%
200824.0%32.0%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201071.0%76.0%
200962.0%71.0%
200853.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201041.0%63.0%
200937.0%61.0%
200840.0%56.0%
 
End-of-Course - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Algebra Test
201054.0%76.0%
200952.0%70.0%
200851.0%66.0%
 
Biology Test
201020.0%36.0%
200927.0%41.0%
200813.0%30.0%
 
Geometry Test
201050.0%69.0%
200968.0%66.0%
200846.0%60.0%
 
Grade 11 Literacy - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
Literacy Test
201041.0%51.0%
200941.0%57.0%
200838.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment3,10814.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students184
1st Grade Students219
2nd Grade Students238
3rd Grade Students232
4th Grade Students244
5th Grade Students231
6th Grade Students243
7th Grade Students239
8th Grade Students266
9th Grade Students257
10th Grade Students235
11th Grade Students265
12th Grade Students235
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native2
Asian or Pacific Islander10
Hispanic25
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,078
White (Non-Hispanic)970
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,570
Female1,518

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers22114.1
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers16-
Elementary Teachers99-
Secondary Teachers89-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes17-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides48
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors3
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors8
Elementary4
Secondary4
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians5
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff147
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators5
LEA Administrative Support Staff16
School Administrators11
School Administrative Support Staff19
Student Support Services22
Other Support Services Staff74

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$27,750,000-
Total Local Revenues$3,786,00013.6%
Property Tax$843,0003.0%
Other School Systems$70,0000.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$3,0000.01%
School Lunch$169,0000.6%
Textbook Sales and Rentals$5,0000.02%
District Activity Receipts$279,0001.0%
Rents and Royalties$3,0000.01%
Sale of Property$4,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$230,0000.8%
Private Contributions$8,0000.03%
Miscellaneous$4,0000.01%
NCES and Census Revenue$2,168,0007.8%
Total State Revenues$20,929,00075.4%
General Formula Assistance$17,346,00062.5%
Special Education Programs$1,391,0005.0%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$167,0000.6%
Vocational Education Programs$127,0000.5%
School Lunch Programs$10,0000.04%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$136,0000.5%
Other Programs$1,067,0003.8%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$271,0001.0%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$414,0001.5%
Total Federal Revenues$3,035,00010.9%
Through State - Title I$736,0002.7%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$612,0002.2%
Through State - Title V, Part A$6,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$57,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$820,0003.0%
Through State - Other$721,0002.6%
Direct - Other$83,0000.3%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$25,725,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$14,626,00056.9%
Total Support Services Expenditures$9,921,00038.6%
Student Support$911,0003.3%
Instructional Staff Support$3,023,00010.9%
General Administration Support$671,0002.4%
School Administration Support$1,429,0005.1%
Operation and Maintenance Support$2,395,0008.6%
Student Transportation Support$1,063,0003.8%
Other Support Services$429,0001.5%
Total Other Expenditures$1,178,0004.6%
Food Services$1,178,0004.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 65.9%
Total Diploma Count 220
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12565.4%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Watson Chapel School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 5
  • Students: 3,108
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 221
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COLEMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4600 West 13
Pine Bluff, AR
Public | 4-6
718 18.0

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EDGEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4100 West 32
Pine Bluff, AR
Public | KG-1
403 13.9

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L. L. OWEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3605 Oakwood Rd
Pine Bluff, AR
Public | 2-3
470 16.2

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WATSON CHAPEL HIGH SCHOOL
4000 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR
Public | 10-12
735 13.9

5 out of 5
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WATSON CHAPEL JR. HIGH SCHOOL
3900 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR
Public | 7-9
762 14.1

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