Ouachita Elementary School

332 School House Rd
Donaldson, AR 71941
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Ouachita Elementary School serves 250 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Ouachita Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Ouachita Elementary School's student population of 250 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Ouachita Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Ouachita Elementary School is 0.10, 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
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#56 out of 993 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
95%
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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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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 Ouachita Elementary School's ranking?
Ouachita Elementary School is ranked #56 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Ouachita Elementary School often compared to?
Ouachita Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Glen Rose Elementary School, Malvern Elementary School, Bismarck Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Ouachita Elementary School?
250 students attend Ouachita Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Ouachita Elementary School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ouachita Elementary School?
Ouachita Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Ouachita Elementary School offer ?
Ouachita Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Ouachita Elementary School part of?
Ouachita Elementary School is part of Ouachita School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 250 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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