Walnut Ridge High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
17.6
Geometry Proficiency
3.0
Literacy Proficiency
2.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
11:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 361 Students
  • 33 Teachers

Walnut Ridge High School
508 EAST FREE ST
WALNUT RIDGE, AR 72476

Phone: (870) 886-6623

District: Lawrence County School District

Overview

At Walnut Ridge High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Walnut Ridge High School is 50 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 2 percent. Walnut Ridge High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Lawrence County School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 361
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 2%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 53%
Full-Time Teachers 33

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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 62%
Proficient in Geometry 77%
College Readiness Index 17.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Fringe 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 2
Total Students 495
Proficient in Literacy (district average) 59%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 19.8

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