Avg. test scores 73%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 59%

Helena-West Helena school information

IndexHelena-West HelenaArkansasNational
Average Test Scores13%28%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a86079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Helena-West Helena are 73% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Helena-West Helena
  • 72.1% of people in Helena-West Helena have completed 8th grade
  • 70.6% of people in Helena-West Helena have completed high school
  • 12.6% of people in Helena-West Helena have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Helena-West Helena

      IndexHelena-West HelenaArkansasNational
      Completed 8th grade72.1%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school70.6%79.0%83.0%
      Completed some college44.9%50.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.0%27.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.6%21.5%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%7.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%0.9%1.3%

      Helena-West Helena, AR School Districts

      • Helena-West Helena School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Helena-West Helena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Helena-West Helena, AR schools is 13%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Helena-West Helena, AR, an average of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Friars Point, MS1,06125%50%
      Jonestown, MS1,42720%60%
      Tunica, MS1,24912%75%
      Helena-West Helena, AR11,32513%73%

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      Campbellsville, KY11,32943%12%
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      Yazoo City, MS11,33613%74%
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      Helena-West Helena, AR11,32513%73%
      Source: The Helena-West Helena, AR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.