Melbourne High School

Melbourne High School serves 386 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Melbourne High School operates within the Melbourne School District.
Melbourne School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 386 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 386 students
Melbourne High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Melbourne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Melbourne High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Melbourne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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
Melbourne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Melbourne High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
93%
63%
Melbourne High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
2%
Melbourne 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.
0.13 0.31
Melbourne 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.
36%
52%
Melbourne 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.
15%
10%
Melbourne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Melbourne School District's student population of 888 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,013 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,939 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has declined by 35% over four years.
School District Name Melbourne School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 888 953
Melbourne   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 78%
Melbourne   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $10 MM
Melbourne   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Melbourne   School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,013 $10,220
Melbourne   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,939 $10,673
Melbourne   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 Izard Co. Cons. High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Izard County Consolidated Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Melbourne Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MelbourneMelbourne Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 366 students
    0.1 miles
    303 School Dr
    MelbourneAR 72556
    (870)368-4500
    0.1KG-6366
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
    3.1 miles
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-7788
    3.19-12141
  • BrockwellIzard County Consolidated Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 148 students
    3.1 miles
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-3142
    3.15-8148
  • Violet HillIzard Co. Cons. Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 219 students
    7.6 miles
    Hwy 56 West
    Violet HillAR 72584
    (870)322-7229
    7.6PK-4219
  • Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 136 students
    11.1 miles
    1 Bluebird Ln
    Mount PleasantAR 72561
    (870)346-5194
    11.1KG-6136

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