State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04

Arkansas
http://arkedu.state.ar.us

Districts and schools
Number of districts
(CCD)

1993-94 315

2003-04 311

Number of public schools (CCD) Elementary Middle High Combined Other Total Number of charter schools (CCD)

1993-94 564 161 324 6 15 1,070

2003-04 569 200 327 8 24 1,128 2003-04 13

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Finances
Total current expenditures
(CCD, in thousands of dollars, adjusted for inflation to 200203)

Instructional Noninstructional Support Total Per-pupil expenditures
(CCD, adjusted for inflation to

1993-94 $1,423,022 154,365 694,060 2,271,447

2002-03 $1,786,323 146,784 990,294 2,923,401

2002-03)

1993-94 $5,113

2002-03 $6,482

Sources of Funding
(CCD, 2002-03)

Title I allocation 2002-03 (ED;
Includes Title I, Part A)

$106,001,974

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Students
Public school enrollment
(CCD)

Pre-K K-8 9-12 Total (K-12)

1993-94 1,132 312,340 125,931 438,271 1993-94 * 1% 24 1 74

2003-04 2,573 318,225 132,712 450,937 2003-04 1% 1 23 5 70

Race/ethnicity (CCD) American Indian/Alaskan Native Asian/Pacific Islander Black, non-Hispanic Hispanic White, non-Hispanic Students with disabilities
(OSEP)

1993-94 10%

2003-04 12%

Students with limited English proficiency (NCELA)

1993-94 1% 1993-94 3%

2003-04 3% 2003-04 4%

Migrant students (OME)

Eighth-grade students enrolled in Algebra I for high school credit (NAEP)

1996 18%

2003 18%

Students eligible to participate in the Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program, 2003-04 (CCD)

226,389

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

All schools by percent of students eligible to participate in the Free or Reduced-Price Lunch Program, 2003-04

(CCD)

1 school did not report

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Staff
Number of FTE teachers (CCD) Elementary Middle High Combined Other Total Number of FTE non-teacher staff (CCD) Instructional aides Instructional coordinators Administrators Other Total Percentage of teachers with a major in the main subject taught, grades 7-12 (SASS) English Mathematics Science Social Studies 1993-94 12,480 5,050 7,623 390 497 26,040 1993-94 2,501 784 2,076 19,127 24,488 2003-04 13,464 6,325 9,544 349 1,143 30,825 2003-04 6,623 621 2,234 24,339 33,817

1994 78% 70 66 70

2000 82% 79 57 64

Percentage of core courses taught by highly qualified teachers, 2003-04 (As defined and reported by states, collected by ED)

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Outcomes

High school dropout rate (NCES) Avg. freshman graduation rate
(NCES)

1993-94 5% 77 48

2000-01 5% 74 53

College-going rate (IPEDS/NCES)

NAEP state results Reading, Grade 4 Proficient level or above Basic level or above Math, Grade 8 Proficient level or above Basic level or above

1994 24% 54 1996 13% 52

2005 29% 62 2005 22% 64

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Statewide Accountability Information:
State Accountability Website: http://www.as-is.org/reportcard/rc2003/ State assessment for NCLB accountability: Arkansas Benchmark Exams State student achievement levels: Below Basic, Basic, Proficient, Advanced

Grade 4 Grade 8

Reading Mathemati cs Reading Mathemati cs Reading Mathemati cs

2001-02 Annual measurable objective starting point 31.8% 28.2 18.1 15.3 19 10.4

Target 2003-04 37.48% 34.18 24.93 22.36 25.75 17.87

High school

2003-04 NCLB accountability results, applied to 200405 school year
AYP outcomes and consequences Made AYP Identified for improvement: Year 1 Year 2 Corrective action Restructuring Exited improvement status (made AYP twice after missing twice or more, includes total “made” above) Title I schools 523 64% 75 6 3 1 0 9% 1% * * 0 All schools 789 77% 76 61 3 1 0 7% 6% * * 0 All districts 310 100% 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Other indicator, 2003-04 Elementary Indicator: Attendance Middle Indicator: Attendance High School Indicator: Graduation rate

State target 92.70% 92.70% 96.50%

State outcome Met Met Met

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

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= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

NCLB choice participation Title I school choice Supplemental educational services

Number of Title I students 388 3,369

Percent of eligible students * 23%

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Student Achievement 2003-04
Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 3 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 3 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 4 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 68% 58 52 18 52 49 60 76

Student achievement trend: Reading percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 4 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 64% 53 51 24 49 38 56 74

Student achievement trend: Mathematics percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 5 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 5 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 6 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 41% 28 27 37+42 portfolios (299) 19+74 portfolios (252) 19 33 49

Student achievement trend: Reading percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 6 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 40% 27 28 6+40 portfolio (297) 23+90 portfolio (252) 16 35 49

Student achievement trend: Mathematics percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 7 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 7 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a

Trend Data Not Available

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 8 Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 51% 37 28 6 16 27 38 60

Student achievement trend: Reading percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability Grade 8 Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 31% 18 16 8 9 19 39

Student achievement trend: Mathematics percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability High school Reading
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 45% 26 19 11 18 27 54

Student achievement trend: Reading percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available

State Education Indicators with a Focus on Title I, 2003-04 Arkansas

Arkansas Benchmark Exams, used for NCLB accountability High school Mathematics
Proficient Level or above for: All students Economically disadvantaged students Migrant students Students with disabilities Students with limited English proficiency Black, non-Hispanic students Hispanic students White, non-Hispanic students 53% 39 37 12 24 23 42 63

Student achievement trend: Mathematics percent proficient level or above

Key

* — FTE

= Less than 0.5 percent = Not applicable = Full Time Equivalent

# n/a

= Sample size too small to calculate = Not available