West Side School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 207 students in West Side School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Arkansas.
Public High School in West Side School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Arkansas public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in West Side School District is West Side High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in West Side School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is more than the Arkansas average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is West Side High School, with ≥90% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arkansas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public high school average of 37% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
West Side 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
1 School
369 Schools
# Students
207 Students
171,984 Students
# Teachers
26 Teachers
13,854 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
8:1

District Rank

West Side School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 249 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% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#140 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of West Side   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Side   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)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Side   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%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of West Side   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.02
0.56
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,101 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
n/a
2,888 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
2 Students
21,439 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
12%
# Black Students
n/a
33,564 Students
% Black Students
n/a
19%
# White Students
205 Students
108,154 Students
% White Students
99%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,259 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
n/a
3,579 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
215
# Students in K Grade:
-
129
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
123
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
114
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
150
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
184
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
302
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
842
# Students in 7th Grade:
35
10,542
# Students in 8th Grade:
46
16,142
# Students in 9th Grade:
34
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
26
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
36
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
30
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
-
145

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,678 is higher 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 $14,725 is higher than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$8 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of West Side   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
$7 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of West Side   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
$16,678
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in West Side   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
$14,725
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in West Side   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 West Side School District Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
West Side High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7295 Greers Ferry Rd
Higden, AR 72067
(501) 825-7241
Grades: 7-12
| 207 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 207 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.02

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