Des Arc High School

600 Main St,

Des Arc, AR, 72040-9502

Tel: (870)256-4166
Grades: 7-12

297 students

Des Arc High School serves 297 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Des Arc High School operates within the Des Arc School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 297 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 297 students
Des Arc High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Des Arc High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Des Arc High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
Des Arc High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Des Arc High School Asian (2000-2008)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Des Arc High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
10%
22%
Des Arc High School Black (1988-2012)
White
87%
64%
Des Arc High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Des Arc High School Sch Ethnicity Des Arc 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.
0.23 0.53
Des Arc 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.
54%
52%
Des Arc 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.
11%
10%
Des Arc High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 595 students has grown by 97% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Des Arc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 595 923
Des Arc   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 76%
Des Arc   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
Des Arc   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Des Arc   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,593 $9,870
Des Arc   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $20,275 $10,243
Des Arc   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 Hazen High School (14.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Riverview Junior High School (22 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Des Arc Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Des Arc Des Arc Elementary School
    2100 Hickory St
    Des Arc , AR , 72040
    (870)256-4128
    1.1  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Cotton Plant Cotton Plant Elementary School
    457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton Plant , AR , 72036
    (870)459-3701
    13.8  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Hazen Hazen Elementary School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    Hazen , AR , 72064
    (870)255-4547
    14.2  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Hazen Hazen High School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    Hazen , AR , 72064
    (870)255-4546
    14.2  mi  |  203  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brinkley C.b. Partee Elementary School
    400 West Lynn St
    Brinkley , AR , 72021
    (870)734-5010
    18.4  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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