Walnut Ridge High School

Walnut Ridge High School serves 389 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% 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 -1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 389 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 389 students
Walnut Ridge High School Total Students (2007-2014)
Gender % Walnut Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Walnut Ridge High School Total Teachers (2007-2014)
Students by Grade Walnut Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 15:1
Walnut Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
White
98%
63%
Walnut Ridge High School White Students (2007-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Walnut Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.04 0.31
Walnut Ridge High School Diversity Score (2007-2014)
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.
43%
52%
Walnut Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
12%
10%
Walnut Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Lawrence County -1 School District's student population of 865 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Lawrence County -1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 865 953
Lawrence County  -1 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 78%
Lawrence County  -1 School District Graduation Rate (1992-2002)
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
Lawrence County  -1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2006)
District Spending n/a $10 MM
Lawrence County  -1 School District District Spending (1992-2006)
District Revenue / Student n/a $10,220
Lawrence County  -1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2006)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,673
Lawrence County  -1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2006)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Walnut RidgeWalnut Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 476 students
    0 miles
    508 East Free St
    Walnut RidgeAR 72476
    (870)886-3482
    0PK-6476
  • HoxieHoxie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 520 students
    1.5 miles
    305 Sw Alice St
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4256
    1.5PK-6520
  • HoxieHoxie High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 421 students
    1.5 miles
    305 Sw Alice St
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4254
    1.57-12421
  • Black RockBlack Rock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 169 students
    8.8 miles
    189 North St Joseph St
    Black RockAR 72415
    (870)878-6523
    8.8PK-6169
  • Black RockBlack Rock High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 110 students
    8.8 miles
    189 North St Joseph St
    Black RockAR 72415
    (870)878-6461
    8.87-12110

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
School Clothing

School Mascot: Bobcats

School Colors: