Malvern High School

525 East Highland Ave

Malvern, AR 72104-5360

Tel: (501)332-6905
Grades: 9-12

593 students

Malvern High School serves 593 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Malvern High School operates within the Malvern School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 593 students
Malvern High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Malvern High School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Malvern High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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 13:1 13:1
Malvern High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Malvern High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Malvern High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
35%
22%
Malvern High School Black (1988-2012)
White
57%
64%
Malvern High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Malvern High School Sch Ethnicity Malvern 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.
0.56 0.30
Malvern 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.
48%
52%
Malvern 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.
13%
9%
Malvern High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,780 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Malvern School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,780 938
Malvern   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 76%
Malvern   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $9 MM
Malvern   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $19 MM $10 MM
Malvern   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,306 $9,870
Malvern   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,718 $10,243
Malvern   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 Ouachita Vocational Center (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Malvern Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Malvern Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Malvern Malvern Junior High School
    1910 Sulton St
    Malvern , AR 72104
    (501)332-7530
    0.8  mi  |  302  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Malvern Wilson Intermediate School
    614 West Moline St
    Malvern , AR 72104
    (501)332-6452
    1.5  mi  |  318  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Malvern Ouachita Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    One College Circle
    Malvern , AR 72104
    (501)332-3658
    Vocational School
    1.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Malvern Malvern Elementary School
    1807 West Moline St
    Malvern , AR 72104
    (501)467-3166
    2.1  mi  |  949  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Malvern Magnet Cove Elementary School
    22083 Hwy 51
    Malvern , AR 72104
    (501)337-9131
    4.1  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Did You Know?
Malvern, AR 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 0.26, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Malvern is Wilson Intermediate School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.