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  • Walnut Ridge High School
  • 508 E Free St, Walnut Ridge
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 429
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Walnut Ridge Elementary School
  • 508 E Free St, Walnut Ridge
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 542
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Walnut Ridge school information

IndexWalnut RidgeArkansasNational
Average Test Scores22%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools286079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schools1987,963
The Walnut Ridge, AR educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Walnut Ridge public schools have average test scores of 22% which is 22% lower than than the Arkansas average and 56% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Walnut Ridge public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Arkansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.7% have completed high school, 16.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Walnut Ridge

IndexWalnut RidgeArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade76.5%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school75.7%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college45.1%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.6%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.7%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.2%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

Walnut Ridge, AR School Districts

Lawrence County School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Walnut Ridge. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Walnut Ridge, AR schools is 22%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Walnut Ridge, AR, an average of 76.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Walnut Ridge schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Walnut Ridge, AR schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pocahontas, AR6,47031%36%
Hoxie, AR2,70424%51%
Imboden, AR62218%64%
Walnut Ridge, AR4,72322%56%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Vandercook Lake, MI4,72334%31%
Colville, WA4,72444%10%
Meadows Place, TX4,72184%71%
Seat Pleasant, MD4,72115%71%
Houlton, ME4,72541%16%
Walnut Ridge, AR4,72322%56%
Source: The Walnut Ridge, 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.
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