Marvell Primary School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Marvell Primary School
Marvell Primary School is an outstanding primary school located in the heart of the city. It has an excellent reputation for providing a high quality education and a safe, nurturing environment for all its students. The school is committed to providing a stimulating and challenging learning experience for all students, regardless of their background or ability.
The school has a strong emphasis on developing the whole child, both academically and socially. It has a wide range of activities and clubs available for students to participate in, including sports, music, drama, and art. The school also offers a range of specialised classes, such as Spanish, Mandarin, and French.
The school has a strong focus on the welfare of its students and provides a range of support services, such as a school nurse, counsellors, and mentors. It also has a dedicated team of teachers and support staff who are passionate about creating a positive learning environment for all students.
Marvell Primary School is a great choice for parents seeking a quality education for their children. It has a strong commitment to developing young minds and providing a safe and supportive environment for learning.
1018b Hwy 49
Marvell, AR 72366
Pre-K – 5
Overview Marvell Primary School
Marvell Primary School serves 165 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Marvell Primary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Marvell Primary School
Marvell Primary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Marvell Primary School is 0.24, 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.