Brinkley High School

Brinkley High School serves 263 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Brinkley High School operates within the Brinkley School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 263 students has declined by 26% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 263 students
Brinkley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Brinkley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Brinkley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Brinkley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 10:1 15:1
Brinkley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Brinkley High School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Brinkley High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
66%
21%
Brinkley High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
29%
63%
Brinkley High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Brinkley High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Brinkley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.48 0.31
Brinkley High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
98%
52%
Brinkley 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.
n/a
10%
Brinkley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2003)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 570 students has decreased by 25% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,539 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,912 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Brinkley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 570 953
Brinkley   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 78%
Brinkley   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $10 MM
Brinkley   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Brinkley   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,539 $10,220
Brinkley   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,912 $10,673
Brinkley   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Clarendon High School (14.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palestine-wheatley Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C.b. Partee Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 307 students400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    0.1PK-6307
  • WheatleyPalestine-wheatley Middle School
    5.7 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 157 students212 8th St
    WheatleyAR 72392
    (870)457-2121
    5.76-8157
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    9.2 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 46 students457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    9.2PK-346
  • ClarendonClarendon High School
    14.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 291 students320 North Seventh St
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3326
    14.17-12291
  • ClarendonClarendon Elementary School
    14.2 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 327 students115 Eason Ln
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3383
    14.2PK-6327

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