Des Arc High School

Des Arc High School serves 277 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Des Arc High School operates within the Des Arc School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 277 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 277 students
Des Arc High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Des Arc High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Des Arc High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Des Arc High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less 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 11:1 15:1
Des Arc High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.26 0.31
Des Arc 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.
53%
52%
Des Arc 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.
11%
10%
Des Arc High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 573 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,563 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,716 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Des Arc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 573 953
Des Arc   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 78%
Des Arc   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Des Arc   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
Des Arc   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,563 $10,220
Des Arc   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,716 $10,673
Des Arc   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 Hazen High School (14.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverview Junior High School (22 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Des Arc Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Des ArcDes Arc Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 296 students2100 Hickory St
    Des ArcAR 72040
    (870)256-4128
    1.1PK-6296
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    13.8 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 46 students457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    13.8PK-346
  • HazenHazen Elementary School
    14.2 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 462 students477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4547
    14.2PK-8462
  • HazenHazen High School
    14.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 199 students477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4546
    14.29-12199
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    18.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 307 students400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    18.4PK-6307

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