Waldron High School

736 W Hwy 80
Waldron, AR 72958
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Waldron High School serves 416 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Waldron 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Waldron High School's student population of 416 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students416 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Waldron 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 diversity score of Waldron High School is 0.36, 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 Testing Rank
#548 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
79%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.360.58
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaldron School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waldron High School is Mansfield Jtc School (11.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waldron Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waldron Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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