Strong High School

  • Strong High School serves 130 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Strong 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Strong High School's student population of 130 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students130 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Strong 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Strong High School is 0.48, 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#969 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
13%
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Black
67%
20%
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White
26%
60%
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Diversity Score0.480.58
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Graduation Rate≥80%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameStrong-Huttig School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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