West Memphis High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
11.2
Geometry Proficiency
2.8
Literacy Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 10–12 Grades
  • 1,174 Students
  • 77 Teachers

West Memphis High School
501 WEST BRDWAY
WEST MEMPHIS, AR 72301

Phone: (870) 735-3660

District: West Memphis School District

Overview

At West Memphis High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at West Memphis High School is 23 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 85 percent. West Memphis High School is the only high school in the West Memphis School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 1,174
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 85%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 100%
Full-Time Teachers 77

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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 47%
Proficient in Geometry 63%
College Readiness Index 11.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 10 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 1,174
Proficient in Literacy (district average) 47%
Proficient in Geometry (district average) 63%
College Readiness (district average) 11.2

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