Palestine-Wheatley High School

7900 Hwy 70w, Palestine, AR 72372 | (870) 581-2425
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 200
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 790, Palestine, AR 72372
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. James Williams
  • Fax: (870) 581-4421
  • Website: ozark.k12.ar.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 200
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 93 (46.5%)
  • Females: 107 (53.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (16.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 139 (69.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 171 (85.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Palestine-Wheatley High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6532.5%
Asian--
Hispanic--
White13467.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Palestine-Wheatley High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade6030.0%
10th Grade4522.5%
11th Grade5829.0%
12th Grade3718.5%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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2 reviews for Palestine-Wheatley High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 20, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a very good school. I moved my daughter here and she was ready to go to school everyday she enjoyed going to school.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Palestine-Wheatley High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on End-of-Course and Grade 11 Literacy state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Biology
  • Geometry
  • Literacy

End-of-Course - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201082.0%82.0%76.0%
200964.0%64.0%70.0%
200838.0%38.0%66.0%
 
Biology Test
201030.0%30.0%36.0%
200914.0%14.0%41.0%
200815.0%15.0%30.0%
 
Geometry Test
201056.0%56.0%69.0%
200941.0%41.0%66.0%
200824.0%24.0%60.0%
 

Grade 11 Literacy - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201040.0%40.0%51.0%
200934.0%34.0%57.0%
200814.0%14.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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