Joann Walters Elementary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Joann Walters Elementary School
Joann Walters Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a small town in the Midwest. It is a diverse school, with students from all walks of life. The school is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for its students. The school strives to provide a quality education for all of its students. It offers a variety of classes and activities, including physical education, music, art, and language classes. The school also has a library and computer lab, where students can access resources and explore the world of technology. Joann Walters Elementary School is committed to helping its students succeed. The school offers a variety of after-school programs and activities, such as tutoring and mentoring. The school also has a strong focus on community service, with students participating in a variety of volunteer activities. At Joann Walters Elementary School, students are encouraged to reach their potential and become active, engaged citizens. The school is committed to providing a quality education that prepares students for the future.
800 Old Hwy 70 W
Dierks, AR 71833
K – 6
Overview Joann Walters Elementary School
Joann Walters Elementary School serves 262 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Joann Walters Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Joann Walters Elementary School
Joann Walters 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 Joann Walters Elementary School is 0.22, 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.