Kirby High School

2614 Hwy 27 North,

Kirby, AR, 71950-0009

Tel: (501)398-4211
Grades: 7-12

213 students

Kirby High School serves 213 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Kirby High School operates within the Kirby School District.
The school district's 89% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 213 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 213 students
Kirby High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Kirby High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Kirby 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 0.15 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
Kirby High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
6%
10%
Kirby High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
White
92%
64%
Kirby High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kirby High School Sch Ethnicity Kirby 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.
0.15 0.53
Kirby High School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
55%
52%
Kirby 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.
9%
10%
Kirby High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 412 students has grown by 112% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Kirby School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 412 923
Kirby   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 89% 76%
Kirby   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $9 MM
Kirby   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $10 MM
Kirby   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,644 $9,870
Kirby   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,711 $10,243
Kirby   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 Centerpoint High School (9.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Centerpoint High School (9.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kirby Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kirby Kirby Elementary School
    2614 Hwy 27 North
    Kirby , AR , 71950
    (501)398-4213
    0  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Glenwood Centerpoint Primary School
    1000 Lakeshore Dr
    Glenwood , AR , 71943
    (870)356-3602
    7.9  mi  |  315  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Amity Centerpoint High School
    755 Hwy 8 East
    Amity , AR , 71921
    (870)356-3612
    9.5  mi  |  539  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Amity Centerpoint Intermediate School
    111 School St
    Amity , AR , 71921
    (870)342-5377
    10.3  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Norman Caddo Hills Elementary School
    2268 Hwy 8 East
    Norman , AR , 71960
    (870)356-3331
    12.9  mi  |  348  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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