i really like this school i think its GREAT but that my opinion it has great staff, teachers, and students you will make lots of friends there:)
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Posted by a other on 08/08/11
The superintendent is AWESOME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!! and the school is nice. Just because its a small town does not mean its poor and broke down. The people in the community are very supportive of the students, and the sports that kirby schools offer. Their gym and school are both nice.
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Posted by a parent on 03/15/11
Kirby has an active gifted and talented program and offers college classes on campus through the local community college. My daughter graduated with over 18 hrs of college credit. There is a brand new elementary building and science lab. The high school was expanded a few years ago. There are plans
... Read more for a new agri and gym. For a small community, the school offers small class size, dedicated teachers and staff, and a forward thinking board. The community is supportive and involved with school activities. Perhaps small rural communities cannot offer as much variety as larger school, but Kirby certainly prepared my husband and I for college. For parents who want to get involved, we are a great place to be. Read less
Posted by a parent on 01/27/09
This is one of the worst schools ever. When my child went here the school had nothing to offer for AP courses and acedimics. This school is so poor and broke down they need to be shut down!
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Posted by a parent on 11/26/08
Kirby school has to be the greatest school by far in this area of the state. The teachers are the finest in the state and know the students personaly and take great care to teach them to the best of their ability. I went to kirby school for 12 years, so did my mom and daddy, my children and some of my
... Read more grandchildren. A good school like ours is hard to find and it would be a shame to lose a good school that would not be made better by consolidating with another. We love our great school system and perfer to keep it as it is. Patsy Foshee Read less
Posted by a former student on 11/08/04
Kirby is a great school with a very caring and dedicated staff!! I'm thankful for a school like Kirby where everybody knows every body and the teachers know their students and care about their success. If we allow schools like Kirby to be consolidated we will be doing our children a great injustice.
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* In 2009-2010 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.
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AP classes are college-level classes offered at the high school level. Once a student completes an AP class and passes a final comprehensive examination conducted by the College Board, the student earns college credit for the course. AP classes are specific and not to be confused with other higher-level classes such as honors classes.
"Extended day" programs where the school day is extended before and after school to accommodate working parents. These programs should not be confused with common after school clubs or athletic activities.
Gifted and Talented
A school system may identify 10% to 15% or more of its student population as gifted and talented. A brief description of each area of giftedness or talent as defined by the Office of Gifted and Talented:
general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
Vocational and/or technical courses offered within a comprehensive school, usually a senior high school.
Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Kirby schools — Kirby High School is located at 2614 Highway 27 N, Kirby AR 71950. 2614 Highway 27 N is in the 71950 ZIP code in Kirby, AR The school district for Kirby High School is the Kirby School District 32. Kirby High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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