Elkins Elementary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Elkins Elementary School
Elkins Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of Elkins, West Virginia. The school serves students from kindergarten to fifth grade and offers a variety of educational programs and activities. Elkins Elementary has a strong commitment to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all of its students.
The school’s mission is to provide a quality education that prepares students for success in the future. Elkins Elementary utilizes a variety of teaching methods to ensure that students are receiving the best possible education. The school offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports teams, clubs, and after-school programs.
Elkins Elementary also provides a variety of resources to help students succeed, including a library, computer lab, and guidance counselors. The school also offers a variety of support services, such as free breakfast and lunch, after-school tutoring, and mental health services.
Elkins Elementary is committed to providing a quality education to all of its students and strives to create a positive learning environment. The school is dedicated to helping students reach their full potential and preparing them for success in the future.
349 N Center
Elkins, AR 72727
3 – 5
Overview Elkins Elementary School
Elkins Elementary School serves 303 students in grades 3-5.
Elkins Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 39% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Elkins Elementary School
Elkins Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Elkins Elementary School is 0.29, 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.