Cotter High School

Cotter High School serves 291 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Cotter High School operates within the Cotter School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 291 students
Cotter High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Cotter High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Cotter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less 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 10:1 13:1
Cotter High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Cotter High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
98%
63%
Cotter High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Cotter High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.31
Cotter High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
46%
52%
Cotter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
16%
9%
Cotter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 666 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,451 is less than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,662 is less than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Cotter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 666 925
Cotter   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 76%
Cotter   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
Cotter   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Cotter   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,451 $9,870
Cotter   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,662 $10,243
Cotter   School District 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 Flippin High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Flippin Middle School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amanda Gist Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CotterAmanda Gist Elementary School
    152 Lucille St
    CotterAR 72626
    (870)435-6655
    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 375 students                      
  • FlippinFlippin Elementary School
    209 Alford St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-8860
    4.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 453 students                      
  • FlippinFlippin High School
    103 Alford St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-2233
    4.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 258 students                      
  • FlippinFlippin Middle School
    308 North First St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-6464
    4.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 159 students                      
  • Mountain HomeMountain Home Junior High School
    2301 Rodeo Dr
    Mountain HomeAR 72653
    (870)425-1231
    7.5 mi | Gr. 8 | 284 students                      

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