Norfork High School

136 Mildred Simpson Dr
Norfork, AR 72658
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Norfork High School serves 221 students in grades 7-12.
Norfork 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Norfork High School's student population of 221 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Norfork High School is ranked within the top 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 Norfork High School is 0.04, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#441 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
14%
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Black
n/a
20%
White
98%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Norfork High School's ranking?
Norfork High School is ranked #441 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Norfork High School often compared to?
Norfork High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cotter High School, Mountain Home Career Academies by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Norfork High School?
The graduation rate of Norfork High School is 90%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 87%.
How many students attend Norfork High School?
221 students attend Norfork High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
98% of Norfork High School students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Norfork High School?
Norfork High School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Norfork High School offer ?
Norfork High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Norfork High School part of?
Norfork High School is part of Norfork School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 221 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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