Brinkley High School

Grades: 7-12

288 students

Brinkley High School serves 288 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
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 288 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 288 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more 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 13:1
Hispanic
1%
10%
Black
63%
23%
White
32%
63%
Two or more races
4%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.50 0.31
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.
98%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,035 is higher than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,855 is higher than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Brinkley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 825 925
Graduation Rate 72% 76%
District Total Revenue $8 MM $9 MM
District Spending $8 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,035 $9,870
District Spending / Student $10,855 $10,243
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 Grades Students
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 344 students                      
  • WheatleyPalestine-wheatley Middle School
    212 8th St
    WheatleyAR 72392
    (870)457-2121
    5.7 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 228 students                      
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    9.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 57 students                      
  • ClarendonClarendon High School
    320 North Seventh St
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3326
    14.1 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 258 students                      
  • ClarendonClarendon Elementary School
    115 Eason Ln
    ClarendonAR 72029
    (870)747-3383
    14.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 315 students                      

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