Watson Chapel High School

4000 Camden Rd, Pine Bluff, AR 71603 | (870) 879-3230
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 735
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5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Leydel J. Willis
  • Fax: (870) 879-1842
  • Website: www.wc-web.k12.ar.us
School District Details
  • Watson Chapel School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,180
  • Graduation Rate: 65.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 3,088

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 735
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 53.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 381 (51.8%)
  • Females: 354 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (8.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 289 (39.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 348 (47.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Watson Chapel High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black49467.2%
Asian40.5%
Hispanic50.7%
White23231.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Watson Chapel High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade23532.0%
11th Grade26536.1%
12th Grade23532.0%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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7 reviews for Watson Chapel High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I'm looking for Angel Owen to tell our new choir director how to sign students up for all-region if is not too late. Does she still work there? Please get her this message. beverlylagrone811@gmail.com or 8704632235ext*844 choir Regina Vaughn. Mr. Binns is in the hospital and I didn't know who else to ask. Thanks. Bev LaGrone, Curtis and Toby's mom. This is for Toby at Hermitage.
  • Reviewed by Community Member on August 11, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • great school. i can read very well thank y ou
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Wonderful learning environment. The teachers challenged us to think deeper and to recognize a greater potential.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 25, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Attended Watson Chapel High School from 1968-1970. Wonderful students, great teachers, and exciting times.
  • Reviewed by Student on August 31, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Watson Chapel is the Best School in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.....

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Watson Chapel High School performed on average much worse than most 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
201032.0%54.0%76.0%
200919.0%52.0%70.0%
200823.0%51.0%66.0%
 
Biology Test
201020.0%20.0%36.0%
200927.0%27.0%41.0%
200813.0%13.0%30.0%
 
Geometry Test
201050.0%50.0%69.0%
200968.0%68.0%66.0%
200846.0%46.0%60.0%
 

Grade 11 Literacy - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201041.0%41.0%51.0%
200941.0%41.0%57.0%
200838.0%38.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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