Lamar High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
15.1
Geometry Proficiency
3.2
Literacy Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 312 Students
  • 28 Teachers

Lamar High School
301 ELBERTA ST
LAMAR, AR 72846

Phone: (479) 885-3344

District: Lamar School District

Overview

At Lamar High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Lamar High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Lamar High School is the only high school in the Lamar School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 312
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 56%
Full-Time Teachers 28

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Literacy 89%
Proficient in Geometry 86%
College Readiness Index 15.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 312
Proficient in Literacy (district average) 89%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 15.1

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