Arp High School

Arp High School serves 277 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Arp High School operates within the Arp Independent School District.
Arp Independent School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 277 students
Arp High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Arp High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Arp High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Arp High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1 16:1
Arp High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Arp High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
7%
52%
Arp High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
13%
Arp High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
77%
29%
Arp High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Arp High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.41
Arp High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
53%
Arp High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
7%
Arp High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Arp Independent School District's student population of 881 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,332 is higher than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,577 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Arp Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 881 838
Arp Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Arp Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $9 MM
Arp Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
Arp Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,332 $12,250
Arp Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,577 $12,682
Arp Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Overton High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arp J High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arp Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ArpArp J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 181 students
    0 miles
    101 School St
    ArpTX 75750
    (903)859-4936
    06-8181
  • ArpArp Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
    1 miles
    16438 County Rd 294
    ArpTX 75750
    (903)859-4650
    1PK-5423
  • OvertonOverton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 270 students
    5.7 miles
    111 East Mckay St
    OvertonTX 75684
    (903)834-6144
    5.7PK-5270
  • OvertonOverton High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 271 students
    5.7 miles
    111 East Mckay St
    OvertonTX 75684
    (903)834-6143
    5.76-12271
  • TroupTroup High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
    6.1 miles
    927 Arp Dr
    TroupTX 75789
    (903)842-3065
    6.19-12302

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