312 N School Dr
Hermitage, AR 71647
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hermitage High School serves 231 students in grades 7-12.
Hermitage 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 231 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Hermitage High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Hermitage High School's student population of 231 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Hermitage High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Hermitage High School is 0.56, which is less than 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
#733 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
26%
14%
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Black
13%
20%
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White
60%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
88%
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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)
5%
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 is Hermitage High School's ranking?

Hermitage High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%).

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

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Hermitage High School?

The graduation rate of Hermitage High School is 80%, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 88%.

How many students attend Hermitage High School?

231 students attend Hermitage High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

60% of Hermitage High School students are White, 26% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

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

Hermitage High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Hermitage High School offer ?

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

What school district is Hermitage High School part of?

Hermitage High School is part of Hermitage School District.

School Reviews

5   2/22/2014
I was a student there most of my life Last year was 1962
- Posted by Student/Alumni - patsy

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 231 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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