Gentry High School

Gentry High School serves 435 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Gentry High School operates within the Gentry School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 435 students
Gentry High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gentry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Gentry High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Gentry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 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 13:1 15:1
Gentry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
9%
1%
Gentry High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
8%
1%
Gentry High School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
11%
11%
Gentry High School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
70%
63%
Gentry High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Gentry High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Gentry 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.
0.49 0.31
Gentry High School Diversity Score (1991-2014)
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.
41%
52%
Gentry 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.
13%
10%
Gentry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,975 is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,574 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District Name Gentry School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,437 953
Gentry   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 72% 78%
Gentry   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $10 MM
Gentry   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
Gentry   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,975 $10,220
Gentry   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,574 $10,673
Gentry   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 Decatur High School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gentry Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gentry Primary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GentryGentry Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 364 students1265 Pioneer Ln
    GentryAR 72734
    (479)736-2251
    0.16-8364
  • GentryGentry Primary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 341 students1295 Pioneer Ln
    GentryAR 72734
    (479)736-2252
    0.1KG-2341
  • GentryGentry Intermediate School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 3-5 | 297 students302 West 2nd St
    GentryAR 72734
    (479)736-2252
    0.73-5297
  • Siloam SpringsDelbert Pete & Pat Allen Elementary School
    4.5 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 606 students1900 North Mt Olive
    Siloam SpringsAR 72761
    (479)524-0358
    4.51-2606
  • Siloam SpringsSiloam Springs Middle School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 616 students1500 North Mt Olive
    Siloam SpringsAR 72761
    (479)524-6184
    4.87-8616

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