Harmony Grove High School

2621 Hwy 229,

Benton, AR, 72015-7206

Tel: (501)776-2337
Grades: 9-12

333 students

Harmony Grove High School serves 333 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Harmony Grove High School operates within the Harmony Grove School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 333 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 333 students
Harmony Grove High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Harmony Grove High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Harmony Grove High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 14:1 13:1
Harmony Grove High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Harmony Grove High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Harmony Grove High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
White
96%
64%
Harmony Grove High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harmony Grove High School Sch Ethnicity Harmony Grove 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.
0.08 0.53
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.
25%
52%
Harmony Grove 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.
8%
10%
Harmony Grove High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,106 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 86% over five years.
School District Name Harmony Grove School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,106 923
Harmony Grove   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Harmony Grove   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $9 MM
Harmony Grove   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $9 MM $10 MM
Harmony Grove   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,303 $9,870
Harmony Grove   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,767 $10,243
Harmony Grove   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 Benton Junior High School (5.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harmony Grove Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westbrook Elementary School (0 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Benton Westbrook Elementary School
    2621 Hwy 229
    Benton , AR , 72015
    (501)778-7331
    0  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Benton Harmony Grove Middle School
    2621 Hwy 229
    Benton , AR , 72015
    (501)860-6796
    0  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Benton Caldwell Elementary School
    1800 West Sevier St
    Benton , AR , 72015
    (501)778-4444
    4.7  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Benton Ringgold Elementary School
    536 River St
    Benton , AR , 72015
    (501)778-3500
    4.8  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Benton Benton Junior High School
    411 Border St
    Benton , AR , 72015
    (501)778-7698
    5.4  mi  |  752  students  |  Gr.  8-9

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Knowledge is Power Program: A Strong Model for Public Schools
As many traditional public schools struggle to close the achievement gap, Knowledge is Power Program schools seem to have the right formula for helping poverty-stricken and minority students achieve success. In this article, we examine how KIPP schools are making their students’ futures much brighter.
Urban Public Schools Come to the Rescue of Black Boys
Public schools across the nation are implementing programs that help keep young black men in school and off the streets. Boosting graduation rates, reducing gang involvement and violence, and providing positive male role models are just a few of the common elements of these programs. Yet, the achievement gap between black boys and other peer groups remains extremely wide.