Miss Selma's Schools

Miss Selmas Schools was founded by Selma Ratley in 1956.
It is one of the first private school in Little Rock, Arkansas.
The philosophy of Miss Selmas is simply, every child can succeed.
We believe that high-quality, early childhood education, fostered by loving enthusiastic attitudes will promote physical, social, emotional and cognitive development.
Miss Selmas school provides a comprehensive educational program and each teachers goal is to make learning an exciting, rewarding experience.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AR School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 239 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Miss Selma's Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students
239 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Miss Selma's Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Miss Selma's Schools's ranking?
Miss Selma's Schools ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arkansas for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Miss Selma's Schools?
The application deadline for Miss Selma's Schools is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Miss Selma's Schools located?
Miss Selma's Schools is located in the Leawood neighborhood of Little Rock, AR. There are 3 other private schools located in Leawood.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked AR School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 239 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Pulaski County, AR is $6,968 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pulaski County, AR is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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