Park Magnet School

220 Tom Ellsworth, Hot Springs, AR 71901 | (501) 623-5661
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 259
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Susan F. Beard
  • Fax: (501) 620-7835
  • Website: www.hssd.net
School Operational Details
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Hot Springs School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,959
  • Graduation Rate: 69.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 15.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.5
  • Enrolled Students: 3,671

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 259
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 117 (45.2%)
  • Females: 142 (54.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (7.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 84 (32.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 103 (39.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Park Magnet School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black2610.0%
Asian145.4%
Hispanic218.1%
White19776.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Park Magnet School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6223.9%
1st Grade4517.4%
2nd Grade6725.9%
3rd Grade4115.8%
4th Grade4417.0%
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 Park Magnet School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on Benchmark state exams in the following subjects:
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Science

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201096.0%59.0%71.0%
200993.0%58.0%67.0%
200893.0%60.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201097.0%80.0%83.0%
2009100.0%79.0%81.0%
2008100.0%78.0%78.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
2010100.0%69.0%71.0%
2009100.0%61.0%70.0%
200892.0%62.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201097.0%79.0%80.0%
2009100.0%73.0%78.0%
200897.0%77.0%74.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
2009100.0%57.0%68.0%
200898.0%61.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
200997.0%69.0%70.0%
200898.0%75.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
200983.0%39.0%43.0%
200873.0%35.0%37.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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