320 N Seventh St
Clarendon, AR 72029
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Clarendon High School serves 192 students in grades 7-12.
Clarendon High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Clarendon High School's student population of 192 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
192 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Clarendon High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Clarendon High School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#907 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
14%
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Black
56%
20%
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White
31%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Clarendon High School?

The graduation rate of Clarendon High School is 90%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Clarendon High School?

192 students attend Clarendon High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

56% of Clarendon High School students are Black, 31% of students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Clarendon High School?

Clarendon High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Clarendon High School offer ?

Clarendon High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).

School Reviews

5   7/1/2007
I think that Clarendon High School is a great school as far as academics with some of the teachers. Athletics could use a little more help and the principal need help. As a former student of the school i would say that it needs plenty of help and discipline.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - nicks

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 192 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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