Don Roberts Elementary School

16601 Lamarche Dr
Little Rock, AR 72223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 970 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Don Roberts Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 970 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : Top 5% in AR
  • : 68% (Top 5%)
  • : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Don Roberts Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Don Roberts Elementary School's student population of 970 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
970 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Don Roberts Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Don Roberts Elementary School is 0.55, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
#26 out of 993 schools
(Top 5%)
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68%
36%
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65%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
14%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
19%
20%
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White
63%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Don Roberts Elementary School's ranking?
Don Roberts Elementary School is ranked #26 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Don Roberts Elementary School often compared to?
Don Roberts Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Baker Interdistrict Elem. Sch., Chenal Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
68% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Don Roberts Elementary School?
970 students attend Don Roberts Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Don Roberts Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Black, 14% of students are Asian, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Don Roberts Elementary School?
Don Roberts Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Don Roberts Elementary School offer ?
Don Roberts Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Don Roberts Elementary School part of?
Don Roberts Elementary School is part of Little Rock School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 970 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 68% (Top 5%)
  • : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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