Horatio High School

  • Horatio High School serves 375 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Horatio 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Horatio High School's student population of 375 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horatio High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Horatio High School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#772 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Horatio High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
24%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horatio High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horatio High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
72%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horatio High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horatio High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.430.58
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horatio High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoratio School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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