Sheridan High School

800 W Vine
Sheridan, AR 72150
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 1,241 students in grades 9-12, Sheridan High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower 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 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 90% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sheridan High School's student population of 1,241 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 101 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,241 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
101 teachers
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School Rankings

Sheridan High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sheridan High School is 0.21, 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)
#592 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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26%
36%
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36%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
89%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.21
This chart display the diversity score of Sheridan High School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Sheridan High School's ranking?
Sheridan High School is ranked #592 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Sheridan High School often compared to?
Sheridan High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bauxite High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
26% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 36% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Sheridan High School?
The graduation rate of Sheridan High School is 90%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 87%.
How many students attend Sheridan High School?
1,241 students attend Sheridan High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
89% of Sheridan High School students are White, 6% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sheridan High School?
Sheridan High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Sheridan High School offer ?
Sheridan High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sheridan High School part of?
Sheridan High School is part of Sheridan School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,241 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 90% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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