Dwight Elementary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Dwight Elementary School
Dwight Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of the city. It has a long and proud history of providing quality education to the local community for over 100 years. The school is committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students.
Dwight Elementary School has a diverse student body, with students from many different backgrounds, cultures, and countries. The school offers a wide range of educational programs and activities, including language classes, music, art, physical education, and more. The school also has a strong emphasis on technology, with students having access to computers and other digital learning tools.
The school has a dedicated staff of teachers, administrators, and support personnel who all work together to ensure that students are receiving the best education possible. The school also has a strong commitment to parent involvement, with many parents actively involved in their children’s education.
Dwight Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. With its commitment to excellence, its diverse student body, and its focus on technology, Dwight Elementary School is a great choice for families looking for a quality education for their children.
1300 W Second Place
Russellville, AR 72801
K – 4
Overview Dwight Elementary School
Dwight Elementary School serves 222 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Dwight Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).
Verdict on Dwight Elementary School
Dwight Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Dwight Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.