Forest Heights Elementary School

1124 South Tamarind, Harrison, AR 72601 | (870) 741-5837
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 366
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1124 So Tamarind St, Harrison, AR 72601
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Paul E. Shrum
  • Fax: (870) 741-8599
  • Website: arrison.k12.ar.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Harrison School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,959
  • Graduation Rate: 82.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.9
  • Enrolled Students: 2,788

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 366
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 181 (49.5%)
  • Females: 185 (50.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 42 (11.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 125 (34.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 167 (45.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forest Heights Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black10.3%
Asian--
Hispanic71.9%
White35095.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forest Heights Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7921.6%
1st Grade6918.9%
2nd Grade7219.7%
3rd Grade7420.2%
4th Grade7219.7%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Forest Heights Elementary School performed on average much better than most 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
201089.0%89.0%71.0%
200977.0%81.0%67.0%
200894.0%88.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201095.0%93.0%83.0%
200993.0%95.0%81.0%
200893.0%94.0%78.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201096.0%87.0%71.0%
200990.0%86.0%70.0%
200884.0%86.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201098.0%93.0%80.0%
200992.0%92.0%78.0%
200892.0%92.0%74.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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