Fort Smith Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Fort Smith


Fort Smith School District Details

Fort Smith School District
3205 Jenny Lind Rd
Fort Smith, AR 72901

14,748 Students enrolled in District

26 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Fort Smith School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arkansas

(10 is best)

Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
46%
47%
46%
45%
46%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Albert Pike Elementary School
4111 Park Ave
Fort Smith, AR, 72903
PK-06
Ballman Elementary School
2601 South Q St
Fort Smith, AR, 72901
PK-06
Barling Elementary School
1400 D St
Barling, AR, 72923
PK-06
Beard Elementary School
1600 Cavanaugh Rd
Fort Smith, AR, 72908
PK-06
Belle Point Alternative Center School
1501 Dodson Ave
Fort Smith, AR, 72901
07-12
Bonneville Elementary School
2500 S Waldron Rd
Fort Smith, AR, 72903
PK-06
Carnall Elementary School
2524 S Tulsa St
Fort Smith, AR, 72901
PK-06
Cavanaugh Elementary School
1025 School St
Fort Smith, AR, 72908
PK-06
Dora Kimmons Jr. High School
2201 N 50 Th St
Fort Smith, AR, 72904
07-09
Elmer H. Cook Elem. School
3517 Brooken Hill Dr
Fort Smith, AR, 72908
PK-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.1% 62.2%
Black 12.3% 20.5%
Hispanic 36.7% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.9% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.3% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.7% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 7.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,004 $88,763,000 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $769 $11,365,000 6.9%
Staff $1,084 $16,033,000 9.7%
General Administration $137 $2,029,000 1.2%
School Administration $600 $8,872,000 5.4%
Operation $1,010 $14,926,000 9.0%
Transportation $204 $3,017,000 1.8%
Other $276 $4,086,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,080 $60,328,000 36.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,124 $16,613,000 10.0%
Total Expenditures $11,208 $165,704,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Hackett School District Details

Hackett School District
102 N Oak St
Hackett, AR 72937

776 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

9 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Hackett School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Arkansas

(10 is best)

Better than of AR school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
47%
46%
45%
40%
49%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Hackett Elementary School
102 N Oak St
Hackett, AR, 72937
PK-06
Hackett High School
102 N Oak St
Hackett, AR, 72937
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.5% 62.2%
Black 0.8% 20.5%
Hispanic 4.1% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 3.0% 1.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,041 $5,123,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $416,000 4.6%
Staff $665 $564,000 6.3%
General Administration $230 $195,000 2.2%
School Administration $494 $419,000 4.7%
Operation $1,092 $926,000 10.3%
Transportation $330 $280,000 3.1%
Other $270 $229,000 2.5%
Total Support $3,572 $3,029,000 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $978 $829,000 9.2%
Total Expenditures $10,591 $8,981,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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