311 Holly St
Lavaca, AR 72941
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Lavaca High School serves 237 students in grades 9-12.
Lavaca High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lavaca High School's student population of 237 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 148% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
237 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
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School Rankings

Lavaca High School is ranked within the top 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 Lavaca High School is 0.33, 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
#497 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
13:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
14%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
81%
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
0.33
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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
35%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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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?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Lavaca High School?

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

How many students attend Lavaca High School?

237 students attend Lavaca High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

81% of Lavaca High School students are White, 8% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

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

Lavaca High School has a student ration of 4:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Lavaca High School offer ?

Lavaca High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 237 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 4:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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