Wickes High School (Closed 2014)

  • Wickes High School served 275 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 75%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • Wickes 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 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Wickes High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students275 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank (12-13)#851 out of 1018 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
75%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wickes High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
32%
13%
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White
64%
60%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wickes High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.490.57
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Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wickes High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCossatot River School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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