Ouachita Elementary School

  • Ouachita Elementary School serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ouachita Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Ouachita Elementary School's student population of 304 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ouachita Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ouachita Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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 School Rank (16-17)#304 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
95%
60%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuachita School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Donaldson Ouachita High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 224 students
    0.1 miles
    258 School House Rd
    Donaldson, AR 71941
    (501)384-2323
    0.1 7-12 224
  • Arkadelphia Central Primary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 279 students
    9.9 miles
    233 N 11th St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-4138
    9.9 2-3 279
  • Arkadelphia Goza Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 425 students
    10.1 miles
    1305 Caddo St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-4291
    10.1 6-8 425
  • Arkadelphia Peake Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 298 students
    10.1 miles
    1609 Pine St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-2361
    10.1 4-5 298
  • Arkadelphia Louisa Perritt Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 315 students
    10.8 miles
    1900 Walnut St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-2260
    10.8 PK-1 315

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