Des Arc High School

Grades: 7-12

303 students

Des Arc High School serves 303 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.
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 303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 303 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 12:1 13:1
Black
13%
23%
White
86%
63%
Hawaiian
1%
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.
0.25 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.
50%
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.
15%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 608 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,318 is less than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,643 is less than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Des Arc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 608 925
Graduation Rate 86% 76%
District Total Revenue $6 MM $9 MM
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,318 $9,870
District Spending / Student $9,643 $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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Des ArcDes Arc Elementary School
    2100 Hickory St
    Des ArcAR 72040
    (870)256-4128
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 305 students                      
  • Cotton PlantCotton Plant Elementary School
    457 West Martin Luther King
    Cotton PlantAR 72036
    (870)459-3701
    13.8 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 57 students                      
  • HazenHazen Elementary School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4547
    14.2 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 476 students                      
  • HazenHazen High School
    477 North Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4546
    14.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 198 students                      
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    400 West Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    18.4 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 344 students                      

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