PROFICIENCY 15% 47% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages

Western Yell Co. High School is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "WESTERN YELL CO. SCHOOL DIST." in Havana, AR. There are a total of 209 students and 20 teachers at Western Yell Co. High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 116 free lunch students and 38 reduced lunch students.

Western Yell Co. High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.8%, which is 47% lower than the Arkansas average.


Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch116
Reduced lunch38


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment18
Taking some courses18
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses14

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Western Yell Co. High School, there are a total of 18 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 18 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

7<= 20%
8<= 10%
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

7<= 20%
High School25-29%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Western Yell Co. High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 73.8% 69.3% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 0.9% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 5.8% 4.9% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.4% 21.0% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.9% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.1% 3.0% 1.9% 3.1%

Havana demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2275891
Median age37.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)68%58%55%
Speak English66%93%79%
Speak Spanish23%5%13%

Education level achieved in Havana

Completed 8th grade71.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school70.1%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college36.2%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.3%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.9%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters1.1%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Western Yell Co. High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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