Brinkley High School

Tel: (870)734-5005
Grades: 7-12

327 students

Brinkley High School serves 327 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Brinkley High School operates within the Brinkley School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 327 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 327 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade Brinkley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 10:1 13:1
Black
61%
22%
White
33%
64%
All Ethnic Groups Brinkley High School Sch Ethnicity Brinkley 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.
0.52 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%
Brinkley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2003)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 876 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Brinkley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 876 938
Graduation Rate 72% 76%
Brinkley   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $9 MM
Brinkley   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $10 MM
Brinkley   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,035 $9,870
Brinkley   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,855 $10,243
Brinkley   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 Clarendon High School (14.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Palestine-wheatley Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C.b. Partee Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    0.1 mi | 356 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WheatleyPalestine-wheatley Middle School
    212 8th St
    WheatleyAR 72392
    (870)457-2121
    5.7 mi | 222 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    9.2 mi | 51 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • ClarendonClarendon High School
    320 North Seventh St
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3326
    14.1 mi | 267 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ClarendonClarendon Elementary School
    115 Eason Ln
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3383
    14.2 mi | 322 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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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.