Blevins High School

Blevins High School serves 295 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Blevins High School operates within the Blevins School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 295 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 295 students
Blevins High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Blevins High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Blevins 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 0.51 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
Blevins High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Blevins High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
7%
10%
Blevins High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
25%
22%
Blevins High School Black (1988-2012)
White
65%
64%
Blevins High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blevins High School Sch Ethnicity Blevins 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.
0.51 0.30
Blevins 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.
63%
52%
Blevins 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.
12%
9%
Blevins High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 557 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Blevins School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 557 938
Blevins   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 63% 76%
Blevins   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $9 MM
Blevins   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM $10 MM
Blevins   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,078 $9,870
Blevins   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,959 $10,243
Blevins   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 Prescott High School (12.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcrae Middle School (12.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blevins Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BlevinsBlevins Elementary School
    6003 Hwy 29 North
    BlevinsAR 71825
    (870)874-2283
    0.2 mi | 262 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • DelightDelight Elementary School
    621 East Cherry
    DelightAR 71940
    (870)379-2214
    11.7 mi | 131 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • PrescottPrescott High School
    736 Martin St
    PrescottAR 71857
    (870)887-3123
    12.5 mi | 468 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PrescottMcrae Middle School
    1030 East Fifth St North
    PrescottAR 71857
    (870)887-2521
    12.6 mi | 151 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • PrescottPrescott Elementary School
    335 School St
    PrescottAR 71857
    (870)887-2514
    12.7 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
Arkansas public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.30, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Arkansas is Lisa Academy Charter School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.