781 W Pickens Rd
Pea Ridge, AR 72751
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pea Ridge High School serves 525 students in grades 10-12.
Pea Ridge 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (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 35% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Pea Ridge High School's student population of 525 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Pea Ridge High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Pea Ridge High School is 0.20, 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
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#818 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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?

26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 35% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Pea Ridge High School?

The graduation rate of Pea Ridge High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Pea Ridge High School?

525 students attend Pea Ridge High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

89% of Pea Ridge High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Pea Ridge High School?

Pea Ridge High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Pea Ridge High School offer ?

Pea Ridge High School offers enrollment in grades 10-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 525 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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