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Wilson Elementary School

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Posted July 10, 2013

Wilson Elementary is a wonderful school, full of very happy memories for me as I spent 6 years in the school and can attribute much of my early academic development to the dedicated teachers there. Years later my son attended Wilson and I found it to be excellent in helping him develop both socially and academically. It is a great school.
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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 79% in 2013.

41 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
48%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
30%
Math

The state average for Math was 86% in 2013.

41 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
59%

2012

 
 
67%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
30%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 85% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
78%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
46%

2010

 
 
29%
Math

The state average for Math was 82% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
32%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 84% in 2013.

29 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
48%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
21%
Math

The state average for Math was 70% in 2013.

29 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
36%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
28%
Science

The state average for Science was 61% in 2013.

29 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
41%

2012

 
 
24%

2011

 
 
8%

2010

 
 
6%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 74% 21%
Hispanic 18% 10%
White 6% 64%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Two or more races 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95%N/A61%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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4015 Stannus Rd
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: (501) 447-7200

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