Perryville High School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Perryville High School
Perryville High School is a public high school located in Perryville, Maryland. The school serves students in grades 9-12 and is part of the Cecil County Public Schools system. The school has a student population of about 1,000 students, making it the largest high school in the county. Perryville High School is accredited by the Maryland State Department of Education and is recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School.
At Perryville High School, students are encouraged to participate in a variety of clubs and activities, as well as a wide range of sports teams. The school offers a number of Advanced Placement classes and Dual Enrollment opportunities, as well as a comprehensive college and career counseling program. Perryville High School also has a strong focus on the arts, with a variety of performing and visual arts classes and extracurricular activities.
Perryville High School has a strong commitment to providing a safe and secure learning environment for its students. The school has a comprehensive anti-bullying program and a variety of initiatives to promote student health and wellness. Perryville High School is dedicated to helping its students prepare for college and career success, and strives to provide a supportive and engaging learning environment.
325 Houston Ave
Perryville, AR 72126
7 – 12
Overview Perryville High School
Perryville High School serves 421 students in grades 7-12.
Perryville High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Perryville High School
Perryville High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Perryville High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.