Wilbur D. Mills High School

  • Wilbur D. Mills High School serves 599 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (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 19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wilbur D. Mills 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39%.

Top Placements

Wilbur D. Mills High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Wilbur D. Mills High School's student population of 599 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students599 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilbur D. Mills 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 Wilbur D. Mills High School is 0.55, 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#982 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:1n/a
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
13%
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Black
62%
20%
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White
23%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.550.58
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Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePulaski Co. Spec. School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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