Ouachita High School

  • Ouachita High School serves 224 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ouachita 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Ouachita High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Ouachita High School's student population of 224 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ouachita 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ouachita High School is 0.06, 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 School Rank (16-17)#670 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
97%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.060.58
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Graduation Rate≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOuachita School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Donaldson Ouachita Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 304 students
    0.1 miles
    332 School House Rd
    Donaldson, AR 71941
    (501)384-2341
    0.1 PK-6 304
  • Arkadelphia Central Primary School
    Grades: 2-3 | 279 students
    9.8 miles
    233 N 11th St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-4138
    9.8 2-3 279
  • Arkadelphia Goza Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 425 students
    10.0 miles
    1305 Caddo St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-4291
    10.0 6-8 425
  • Arkadelphia Peake Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 298 students
    10.1 miles
    1609 Pine St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-2361
    10.1 4-5 298
  • Arkadelphia Louisa Perritt Primary
    Grades: PK-1 | 315 students
    10.8 miles
    1900 Walnut St
    Arkadelphia, AR 71923
    (870)246-2260
    10.8 PK-1 315

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