Lamar High School



Lamar High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lamar High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 85
10 93
11 75
12 65

Lamar High School is a public high school of the Lamar School District located in Lamar, AR. It has 318 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lamar High School is the 189th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 14,100th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.5 to 1.

Total Students: 318
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.5

Search for Former LHS Students

Lamar High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 170
(53%)
170
(53%)
 Female 148
(47%)
148
(47%)

Lamar High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 293
(92%)
293
(92%)
 Hispanic 16
(5%)
16
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Lamar High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 151
(47%)
151
(47%)
 Not Eligible 123
(39%)
123
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(14%)
44
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lamar High School is ranked 186th out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lamar High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 55.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lamar High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 371
2006 381
2007 396
2008 404
2009 356
2010 317
2011 312
2012 318

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.6
2006 11.5
2007 12
2008 12.6
2009 10.4
2010 10.3
2011 11.1
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42587601078167
2006 0.46981627296588
2007 0.46969696969697
2008 0.51237623762376
2009 0.54775280898876
2010 0.51104100946372
2011 0.56410256410256
2012 0.61320754716981

Compare Lamar High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 55.4%
 
This School 61.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Lamar High School
Lamar, AR
Public 09 - 12 318 12.5:1  
Clarksville High School
Clarksville, AR
Public 10 - 12 499 14.7:1 6 miles
Clarksville Junior High School
Clarksville, AR
Public 07 - 09 574 15.2:1 6 miles
Scranton High School
Scranton, AR
Public 07 - 12 175 10.6:1 10 miles
Westside High School
Coal Hill, AR
Public 07 - 12 280 11.1:1 15 miles
Dover High School
Dover, AR
Public 09 - 12 415 11.1:1 16 miles
Subiaco Academy
Subiaco, AR
Private 07 - 12 173 8:1 17 miles
Russellville Junior High School
Russellville, AR
Public 08 - 09 747 12.1:1 17 miles
Paris High School
Paris, AR
Public 09 - 12 329 11.7:1 20 miles
Russellville High School
Russellville, AR
Public 10 - 12 1,096 12.7:1 20 miles
Oark High School
Oark, AR
Public 07 - 12 84 7.9:1 21 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

Copyright 2017. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.