Yocum Elementary School

308 South College, El Dorado, AR 71730 | (870) 864-5096
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 642
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 308 S College Street, El Dorado, AR 71730
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Kelly Walters
  • Fax: (870) 864-5095
  • Website: www.eldoradopublicschool.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • El Dorado School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,698
  • Graduation Rate: 77.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.0
  • Enrolled Students: 4,643

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 642
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 334 (52.0%)
  • Females: 308 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (4.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 404 (62.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 435 (67.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yocum Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black36356.5%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic243.7%
White24438.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yocum Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten14823.1%
1st Grade14322.3%
2nd Grade11918.5%
3rd Grade11818.4%
4th Grade11417.8%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Yocum Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Teacher on July 16, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • THIS SCHOOL IS THE BEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL THERE IS! MRS. WALTERS IS A VERY GOOD PRINCIPAL AND KNOWS WHAT SHE IS DOING!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 04, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My review of Yocum Elementary holds all the fun i had. Yocum is one of the best elementary schools on Earth. They have the best students and also the best teachers. Yocum is the only school I ever thought about going back to. This is an extremely Awesome School.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Yocum Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on Benchmark state exams in the following subjects:
  • Literacy
  • Math

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201071.0%70.0%71.0%
200962.0%59.0%67.0%
200858.0%58.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201081.0%78.0%83.0%
200975.0%77.0%81.0%
200873.0%73.0%78.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201089.0%79.0%71.0%
200974.0%65.0%70.0%
200865.0%62.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201085.0%81.0%80.0%
200975.0%70.0%78.0%
200876.0%73.0%74.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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