Rivercrest High School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Rivercrest High School
Rivercrest High School is an exemplary public high school in the heart of the city. It is renowned for its outstanding academic standards, its diverse student body, and its commitment to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all of its students.
Rivercrest High School offers a comprehensive range of courses and extracurricular activities to suit the needs of all its students. The school’s curriculum includes traditional academic subjects such as mathematics and science, as well as a range of elective courses including art, music, and foreign language. Rivercrest High School also provides a number of extracurricular activities such as sports teams, student clubs, and community service projects.
Rivercrest High School is committed to providing its students with a safe and supportive learning environment. The school has a zero-tolerance policy for bullying and other forms of harassment and works closely with parents and guardians to ensure the safety and well-being of all students.
Rivercrest High School is a place where students can grow, learn, and develop into successful and responsible adults. The school’s commitment to excellence and its dedication to its students make it a great choice for anyone looking for an excellent high school education.
1700 Hwy 14 W
Wilson, AR 72395
7 – 12
Overview Rivercrest High School
Rivercrest High School serves 522 students in grades 7-12.
Rivercrest 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 17% (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 38% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Rivercrest High School
Rivercrest 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 Rivercrest High School is 0.51, 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.