Gosnell High School

Tel: (870)532-4010
Grades: 7-12

641 students

Gosnell High School serves 641 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Gosnell High School operates within the Gosnell School District.
The school district's 47% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 641 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 641 students
Gosnell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Gosnell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Gosnell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Gosnell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Gosnell High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Gosnell High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
24%
22%
Gosnell High School Black (1988-2012)
White
68%
64%
Gosnell High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gosnell High School Sch Ethnicity Gosnell High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.30
Gosnell High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
47%
52%
Gosnell High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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%
9%
Gosnell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,356 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 47% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Gosnell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 1,356 938
Gosnell   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 47% 76%
Gosnell   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $9 MM
Gosnell   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $10 MM
Gosnell   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,751 $9,870
Gosnell   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,944 $10,243
Gosnell   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blytheville High School (3.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blytheville Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gosnell Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gosnell Gosnell Elementary School
    600 Hwy 181
    Gosnell , AR , 72315
    (870)532-4003
    0  mi  |  715  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Blytheville Central Elementary School
    1124 West Moultrie Dr
    Blytheville , AR , 72315
    (870)763-4485
    3.2  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  3-4
  • Blytheville Blytheville High School
    600 North Tenth St
    Blytheville , AR , 72315
    (870)762-2772
    3.5  mi  |  743  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Blytheville Blytheville Middle School
    700 West Chickasawba Ave
    Blytheville , AR , 72315
    (870)762-2983
    3.8  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Blytheville Blytheville Intermediate School
    216 East Moultrie Dr
    Blytheville , AR , 72315
    (870)763-5924
    4.1  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  5-6

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