Park Magnet School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Park Magnet School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Park Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Park Magnet School's student population of 404 students has grown by 47% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Park Magnet 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 Park Magnet School is 0.72, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#68 out of 993 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
14%
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Black
17%
20%
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White
45%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
13%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
6%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Park Magnet School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60-64% 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 Park Magnet School?

404 students attend Park Magnet School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

45% of Park Magnet School students are White, 20% of students are Hispanic, 17% of students are Black, 13% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Park Magnet School?

Park Magnet School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Park Magnet School offer ?

Park Magnet School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

What school district is Park Magnet School part of?

Park Magnet School is part of Hot Springs School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 404 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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