N. Little Rock School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 9,038 students in N. Little Rock School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in N. Little Rock School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in N. Little Rock School District are Crestwood Elementary School, Lakewood Elementary School and Indian Hills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. N. Little Rock School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

N. Little Rock School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
N. Little Rock School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
13 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
9,038 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
589 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

N. Little Rock School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#200 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of N. Little Rock   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of N. Little Rock   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of N. Little Rock   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
79%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of N. Little Rock   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.55
0.58
# American Indian Students
34 Students
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
101 Students
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
803 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
13%
# Black Students
5,550 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
62%
20%
# White Students
2,457 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
27%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
90 Students
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
611
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
675
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
672
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
663
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
697
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
710
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
683
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
546
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
619
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
600
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
642
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
661
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
626
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
628
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
5
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,415 is higher than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,369 is higher than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$112 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of N. Little Rock   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$112 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of N. Little Rock   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,415
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in N. Little Rock   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,369
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in N. Little Rock   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best N. Little Rock School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Crestwood Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1901 Crestwood Dr
North Little Rock, AR 72116
(501) 771-8190
Grades: K-5
| 454 students
Rank: #22.
Lakewood Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1800 Fairway Ave
North Little Rock, AR 72116
(501) 771-8270
Grades: K-5
| 471 students
Rank: #33.
Indian Hills Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6800 Indian Hills Dr
North Little Rock, AR 72116
(501) 835-5622
Grades: K-5
| 606 students
Rank: #44.
Lakewood Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 Lakeview Rd
North Little Rock, AR 72116
(501) 771-8250
Grades: 6-8
| 1,765 students
Rank: #55.
Amboy Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 W 58th St
North Little Rock, AR 72118
(501) 771-8185
Grades: PK-5
| 479 students
Rank: #66.
North Little Rock Center Of Excellence
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2201 West 22nd St
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 975-3895
Grades: 9-12
| 400 students
Rank: #77.
North Little Rock High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
101 W 2nd St
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 771-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,162 students
Rank: #88.
Meadow Park Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Eureka Gardens Rd
North Little Rock, AR 72117
(501) 955-3620
Grades: PK-5
| 527 students
Rank: #99.
Ridgeroad Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4601 Ridge Rd
North Little Rock, AR 72116
(501) 771-8155
Grades: K-5
| 602 students
Rank: #1010.
Boone Park Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Crutcher St
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 340-5160
Grades: PK-5
| 438 students
Rank: #1111.
Glenview Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 Edmond St
North Little Rock, AR 72117
(501) 955-3630
Grades: PK-5
| 446 students
Rank: #1212.
Seventh Street Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 E 7th St
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 340-5170
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Redwood Pre-school
401 Redwood St
North Little Rock, AR 72114
(501) 955-3640
Grades: PK
| 236 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 9,038 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 79% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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