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Omaha High School

Public | 7-12

 

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3 reviews of this school


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Posted August 31, 2012

Omaha is a great school. All nine of my children gradurated from here, and have gone to college.. great Teachers and administration!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 19, 2006

Omaha school is an amazing school! Doc Land is the coolest doc in the land. Its a great place to learn.
—Submitted by a student


Posted February 1, 2005

As a graduate of Omaha High School I would like to be the first one to say that despite what some people say, my experience at Omaha has been great.The only thing that I can personally say needs improvement is the lack of Administrative leadership and quality!
—Submitted by a former student


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 77% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
71%
Math

The state average for Math was 70% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
79%

2010

 
 
75%
Science

The state average for Science was 41% in 2013.

35 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
37%

2012

 
 
58%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
33%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 77% in 2013.

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
72%

2010

 
 
78%
Math

The state average for Math was 65% in 2013.

31 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
77%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
55%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Literacy

The state average for Literacy was 70% in 2013.

24 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
67%

2012

 
 
79%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
64%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 77% in 2013.

36 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
83%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
64%

2010

 
 
79%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the End of Course Exam to test high school students in Algebra I, Geometry and Biology. The results for End of Course Exams administered in the spring of each school year are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The End of Course Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Biology

The state average for Biology was 44% in 2013.

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
52%

2012

 
 
72%

2011

 
 
57%

2010

 
 
36%
Geometry

The state average for Geometry was 72% in 2013.

32 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
72%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
63%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the End of Course Exam to test high school students in Algebra I, Geometry and Biology. The results for End of Course Exams administered in the spring of each school year are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The End of Course Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Arkansas Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 94% 64%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Hispanic 2% 10%
Black 1% 21%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 68%N/A61%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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522 West College
Omaha, AR 72662
Phone: (870) 426-3373

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