7349 School St
Valley Springs, AR 72682
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Valley Springs High School serves 282 students in grades 9-12.
Valley Springs High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Valley Springs High School's student population of 282 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 47% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Springs High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Valley Springs High School is 0.08, 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
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#186 out of 998 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
45-49%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
65-69%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
14%
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Black
n/a
20%
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White
96%
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
0.08
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥95%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 is Valley Springs High School's ranking?

Valley Springs High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

What schools are Valley Springs High School often compared to?

Valley Springs High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Bergman High School, Harrison High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Valley Springs High School?

The graduation rate of Valley Springs High School is 95%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 88%.

How many students attend Valley Springs High School?

282 students attend Valley Springs High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

96% of Valley Springs High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley Springs High School?

Valley Springs High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Valley Springs High School offer ?

Valley Springs High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Valley Springs High School part of?

Valley Springs High School is part of Valley Springs School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65-69% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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