Don Roberts Elementary School

16601 Lamarche Dr
Little Rock, AR 72223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Don Roberts Elementary School serves 920 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Don Roberts Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Don Roberts Elementary School's student population of 920 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students920 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

Don Roberts Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Don Roberts Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#17 out of 1008 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
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Black
21%
20%
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White
56%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.620.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle Rock School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Don Roberts Elementary School is Quest Middle School Of Little Rock (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pinnacle View Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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