Waldron School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,610 students in Waldron School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Waldron School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Waldron School District are Waldron Middle School, Waldron Elementary School and Waldron High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Waldron School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Waldron School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Waldron School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
1,610 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
129 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Waldron School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#130 out of 260 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Waldron   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waldron   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waldron   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Waldron   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.41
0.58
# American Indian Students
53 Students
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# Asian Students
42 Students
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
258 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
13%
# Black Students
12 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# White Students
1,210 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
75%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
34 Students
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
165
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
123
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
116
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
106
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
115
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
103
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
120
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
118
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
114
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
114
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
103
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
102
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
125
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
86
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
-
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,581 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,843 is less than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$17 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Waldron   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$18 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Waldron   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,581
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Waldron   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,843
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Waldron   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Waldron School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Waldron Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2075 Rice St
Waldron, AR 72958
(479) 637-4549
Grades: 5-8
| 466 students
Rank: #22.
Waldron Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1895 Rice St
Waldron, AR 72958
(479) 637-2454
Grades: PK-4
| 728 students
Rank: #33.
Waldron High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
736 W Hwy 80
Waldron, AR 72958
(479) 637-3405
Grades: 9-12
| 416 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,610 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.41

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