Marvell High School

Marvell High School serves 200 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Marvell High School operates within the Marvell School District.

School Overview

The student population of 200 students has declined by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 200 students
Marvell High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Marvell High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Marvell High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Marvell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 9:1 15:1
Marvell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Marvell High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
91%
21%
Marvell High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
7%
63%
Marvell High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Marvell High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Marvell 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.
0.17 0.31
Marvell 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.
88%
52%
Marvell 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.
4%
10%
Marvell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 442 students has decreased by 32% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,983 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 83% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,595 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 126% over four years.
School District Name Marvell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 442 953
Marvell   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Marvell   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
Marvell   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,983 $10,220
Marvell   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $20,595 $10,673
Marvell   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 Barton High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eliza Miller Elementary School (14.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marvell Primary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MarvellMarvell Primary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 242 students1018b Hwy 49
    MarvellAR 72366
    (870)829-2946
    0PK-5242
  • BartonBarton Elementary School
    8.5 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 442 students9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR 72312
    (870)572-3984
    8.5PK-6442
  • BartonBarton High School
    8.5 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 409 students9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR 72312
    (870)572-6867
    8.57-12409
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Elementary School
    14.6 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 347 students106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    14.64-6347
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Primary School
    14.6 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 565 students106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    14.6PK-3565

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