Des Arc High School

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
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
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 0.30. 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
10%
22%
White
87%
64%
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 0.30
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.
54%
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.
11%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 595 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Des Arc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 595 938
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 $9,318 $9,870
Des Arc   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,643 $10,243
Des Arc   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 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 ArcDes Arc Elementary School
    2100 Hickory St
    Des ArcAR 72040
    (870)256-4128
    1.1 mi | 298 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    13.8 mi | 51 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • HazenHazen Elementary School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4547
    14.2 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HazenHazen High School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4546
    14.2 mi | 203 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    18.4 mi | 356 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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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.