Walnut Ridge High School

  • Walnut Ridge High School serves 429 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Walnut Ridge High School operates within the Lawrence County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 429 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 429 students
Walnut Ridge High School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Walnut Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Walnut Ridge High School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Walnut Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Walnut Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Walnut Ridge High School Asian Students (2008-2009)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Walnut Ridge High School Black Students (2010-2013)
Black
n/a
21%
Walnut Ridge High School Black Students (2008-2013)
White
98%
61%
Walnut Ridge High School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Walnut Ridge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Walnut Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.04 0.32
Walnut Ridge High School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
53%
Walnut Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
9%
Walnut Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lawrence County School District's student population of 971 students has grown by 27% over five years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 971 913
Lawrence County School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
Graduation Rate n/a 78%
Lawrence County School District Graduation Rate (1992-2002)
District Total Revenue n/a $10 MM
Lawrence County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2006)
District Spending n/a $10 MM
Lawrence County School District District Spending (1992-2006)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,020
Lawrence County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2006)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,669
Lawrence County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2006)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • Walnut RidgeWalnut Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 542 students
    0 miles
    508 E Free St
    Walnut RidgeAR 72476
    (870)886-3482
    0PK-6542
  • HoxieHoxie Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 500 students
    1.5 miles
    P O Box 240
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4256
    1.5PK-6500
  • HoxieHoxie High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 423 students
    1.5 miles
    P O Box 240
    HoxieAR 72433
    (870)886-4254
    1.57-12423
  • PocahontasAlma Spikes Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 512 students
    14.6 miles
    1707 Highland
    PocahontasAR 72455
    (870)892-4573
    14.6PK-2512
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    Grades: 3-6 | 552 students
    15 miles
    2301 N Park
    PocahontasAR 72455
    (870)892-4573
    153-6552

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