School info: 3155 N. College / Fayetteville, AR 72730
School Type: Open Enrollment
Director: Dr. Martin W. Schoppmeyer, Jr.
Hours: 8:10 a.m. to 2:18 p.m. (2:18-3:30 p.m. faculty available for extra help)
School Size: 87 (2007-08)
Student-Teacher Ratio: 5.9
Percent of Teachers with a Master’s degree: 0%
Percent of Certified Teachers: 100%
Percent of Students Eligible for FRL: N/A
Mission Statement: To provide an aggressive alternative to the traditional learning environment for students with high intensity of purpose, enabling them to succeed at the nation’s prestigious universities and to become pillars of their communities.
Arts Programs: Drama, Music
Sports Programs: Track, Golf, Bowling, Tennis, Soccer, Rugby
Awards: Quiz Bowl state championship, 2007-08. Ranked as one of the best schools in the country by U.S. News and World Report.
Clubs: Quiz Bowl, Odyssey of the Mind, Robotics, Debate
Arkansas Department of Education. Available at arkansased.org/ (last accessed on 08-06-2008).The Nation Office for Research on Measurement and Evaluation Systems. Available at http://normes.uark.edu/ (last accessed on 08-06-2008).
The National Center for Education Statistics. Available at nces.ed.gov/ (last accessed on 08-06-2008).