Watson Chapel High School

4000 Camden Rd,

Pine Bluff, AR, 71603-9094

Tel: (870)879-3230
Grades: 10-12

720 students

Watson Chapel High School serves 720 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Watson Chapel High School operates within the Watson Chapel School District.

Overview

The student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 720 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
13:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
Black
66%
22%
White
31%
64%
Unknown
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.47
0.53
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 50%
52%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
8%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,047 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Watson Chapel School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
n/a
Number of Students Managed 3,047
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arkansas Correctional School (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Watson Chapel Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edgewood Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Recommended July 03, 2013 - Watson Chapel is I really good school . The school just needs more classes / teachers that give everybody a chance to figure out what they want out of life . I'm a senior class of 14 and I wish my school had more events so I can enjoy my last year . - Posted by Student/Alumni

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