Marvell High School

Marvell High School serves 188 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Marvell High School operates within the Marvell School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 188 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 188 students
Marvell High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Marvell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Marvell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 7:1 13:1
Marvell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Marvell High School Hispanic (2004-2009)
Black
88%
22%
Marvell High School Black (1988-2012)
White
10%
64%
Marvell High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Marvell High School Sch Ethnicity Marvell 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.
0.22 0.53
Marvell 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.
90%
52%
Marvell 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.
4%
10%
Marvell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 463 students has decreased by 29% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Marvell School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 463 923
Marvell   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Marvell   School District Graduation Rate (1993-2009)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $9 MM
Marvell   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $10 MM
Marvell   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,506 $9,870
Marvell   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,646 $10,243
Marvell   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 Barton High School (8.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Eliza Miller Junior High School (14.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marvell Primary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Marvell Marvell Primary School
    1018b Hwy 49
    Marvell , AR , 72366
    (870)829-2946
    0  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Barton Barton Elementary School
    9546 Hwy 85 South
    Barton , AR , 72312
    (870)572-3984
    8.5  mi  |  449  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Barton Barton High School
    9546 Hwy 85 South
    Barton , AR , 72312
    (870)572-6867
    8.5  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • West Helena Eliza Miller Junior High School
    106 Miller Loop
    West Helena , AR , 72390
    (870)572-3705
    14.6  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • West Helena West Side Elementary School
    339 South Ashlar
    West Helena , AR , 72390
    (870)572-3422
    15.2  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Phillips County, 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 0.32, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.53. The most diverse school district in Phillips County is Dodson K-12 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.