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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Ouachita School District, serving 528 students.
  • Public schools in Ouachita School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in Ouachita School District are Ouachita Elementary School and Ouachita High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameOuachita School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ouachita.dsc.k12.ar.us
School District Phone Number(501)384-2318
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools2 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students528 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers38 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

  • Ouachita School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ouachita   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ouachita   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ouachita   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.090.58
# of American Indian Studentsn/a3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1 Student8,074 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students9 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
13%
# of Black Students4 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# of White Students504 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
95%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students10 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3216,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:3136,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:3436,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3036,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3237,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:5238,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:5038,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:4336,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:4036,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:4136,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:4037,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:4137,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:2535,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:3733,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,645 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,489. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,000 is less than the state average of $10,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ouachita   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Ouachita   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,645$10,489
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ouachita   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,000$10,954
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ouachita   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Ouachita School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ouachita Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    332 School House Rd
    Donaldson, AR 71941
    (501)384-2341

    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
  • Ouachita High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    258 School House Rd
    Donaldson, AR 71941
    (501)384-2323

    Grades: 7-12 | 224 students
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