Walnut Ridge High School

Walnut Ridge High School serves 382 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Walnut Ridge High School operates within the Lawrence County School District.

Overview

The student population of 382 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 382 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
White
97%
63%
Hawaiian
1%
2%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.06 0.31
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
52%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 882 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 882 925
Graduation Rate n/a% 76%
District Total Revenue n/a $9 MM
District Spending n/a $10 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $9,870
District Spending / Student n/a $10,243
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hoxie High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pocahontas Junior High School (15.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Ridge Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Walnut RidgeWalnut Ridge Elementary School
    508 East Free St
    Walnut RidgeAR 72476
    (870)886-3482
    0 mi | 500 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • HoxieHoxie Elementary School
    305 Sw Alice St
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4256
    1.5 mi | 528 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • HoxieHoxie High School
    305 Sw Alice St
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4254
    1.5 mi | 397 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Black RockBlack Rock Elementary School
    189 North St Joseph St
    Black RockAR 72415
    (870)878-6523
    8.8 mi | 182 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Black RockBlack Rock High School
    189 North St Joseph St
    Black RockAR 72415
    (870)878-6461
    8.8 mi | 129 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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