10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Strong-huttig Schools
Strong-huttig Schools are an innovative network of schools that provide a unique and comprehensive education for students of all ages. Founded in Germany in the early 1900s, Strong-huttig Schools have been praised for their commitment to providing a quality education for all students, regardless of their background or financial situation.
Strong-huttig Schools focus on the development of the whole student, rather than just academic achievement. They offer a wide range of programs and activities that help students develop their social, emotional, and physical skills, as well as their academic abilities. The schools also offer a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs, providing students with an opportunity to explore their interests and develop their talents.
The schools are also committed to creating a safe and supportive learning environment. Teachers and staff are dedicated to creating a positive atmosphere where students can learn without fear of judgement or discrimination. The schools also strive to foster a sense of community among students, encouraging them to work together and build relationships.
Strong-huttig Schools are dedicated to providing quality education for all students. They are committed to helping students reach their full potential and preparing them for success in their future endeavors.
635 S Concord
Strong, AR 71765
Pre-K – 12
Overview Strong-huttig Schools
Strong-huttig Schools serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Strong-huttig Schools placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Strong-huttig Schools
Strong-huttig Schools 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 Strong-huttig Schools is 0.37, 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.