Blytheville High School

600 North Tenth St

Blytheville, AR 72315-1902

Tel: (870)762-2772
Grades: 9-12

743 students

Blytheville High School serves 743 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Blytheville High School operates within the Blytheville School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 743 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 743 students
Blytheville High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Students by Grade Blytheville 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 0.33 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
Hispanic
1%
10%
Black
80%
22%
White
17%
64%
All Ethnic Groups Blytheville High School Sch Ethnicity Blytheville 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.
0.33 0.30
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.
99%
52%
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.
n/a
9%
Blytheville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2006)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,837 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 91% over five years.
School District Name Blytheville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,837 938
Blytheville   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 62% 76%
Blytheville   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $9 MM
Blytheville   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Blytheville   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,774 $9,870
Blytheville   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,453 $10,243
Blytheville   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blytheville Charter School&alc (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blytheville Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BlythevilleCentral Elementary School
    1124 West Moultrie Dr
    BlythevilleAR 72315
    (870)763-4485
    0.3 mi | 466 students | Gr. 3-4                      
  • BlythevilleBlytheville Middle School
    700 West Chickasawba Ave
    BlythevilleAR 72315
    (870)762-2983
    0.3 mi | 421 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • BlythevilleBlytheville Intermediate School
    216 East Moultrie Dr
    BlythevilleAR 72315
    (870)763-5924
    0.8 mi | 385 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • BlythevilleBlytheville Charter School&alc
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    415 Tennessee St
    BlythevilleAR 72315
    (870)763-7191
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.9 mi | 92 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • BlythevilleKipp: Blytheville College Prep
    Charter School
    1007 South Franklin St
    BlythevilleAR 72315
    (870)780-6333
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 119 students | Gr. 5-6                      

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