Bentonville High School

Bentonville High School serves 4,144 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Bentonville High School operates within the Bentonville School District.
Bentonville School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 4144 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 271 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,144 students
Bentonville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Bentonville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 271 teachers
Bentonville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Bentonville High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Bentonville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Bentonville High School American Indian Students (2004-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Bentonville High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
13%
11%
Bentonville High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
3%
21%
Bentonville High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
76%
63%
Bentonville High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Bentonville 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.
0.41 0.31
Bentonville 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.
17%
52%
Bentonville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
10%
Bentonville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bentonville School District's student population of 15,081 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,833 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,073 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District Name Bentonville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 15,081 953
Bentonville   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 78%
Bentonville   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $128 MM $10 MM
Bentonville   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $119 MM $10 MM
Bentonville   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,833 $10,220
Bentonville   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,073 $10,673
Bentonville   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Benton City School Of Arts High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ruth Barker Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Mae Jones Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BentonvilleRuth Barker Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 555 students
    0.4 miles
    500 Se 18th St
    BentonvilleAR 72712
    (479)696-3300
    0.45-6555
  • BentonvilleMary Mae Jones Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 647 students
    0.6 miles
    500 Se 14th St
    BentonvilleAR 72712
    (479)254-5930
    0.6KG-4647
  • RogersReagan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 448 students
    1.4 miles
    3904 West Olive St
    RogersAR 72756
    (479)631-3680
    1.4PK-5448
  • BentonvilleWashington Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 793 students
    1.5 miles
    1501 Ne Wildcat Way
    BentonvilleAR 72712
    (479)254-5345
    1.57-8793
  • BentonvilleApple Glen Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 521 students
    1.7 miles
    1801 Orchard Ln
    BentonvilleAR 72712
    (479)254-5580
    1.7KG-4521

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