Melbourne High School

2270 Lacrosse Rd

Melbourne, AR 72556-0250

Grades: 7-12

385 students

Melbourne High School serves 385 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 37%.
Melbourne High School operates within the Melbourne School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 385 students has grown by 47% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 385 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 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
White
96%
63%
Two or more races
4%
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.
0.08 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.
35%
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.
14%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 990 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,765 is less than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,973 is higher than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has grown by 64% over four years.
School District Name Melbourne School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 990 925
Graduation Rate 66% 76%
District Total Revenue $9 MM $9 MM
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,765 $9,870
District Spending / Student $11,973 $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 Izard Co. Cons. High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Izard County Consolidated Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Melbourne Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MelbourneMelbourne Elementary School
    303 School Dr
    MelbourneAR 72556
    (870)368-4500
    0.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 365 students                      
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. High School
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-7788
    3.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 158 students                      
  • BrockwellIzard County Consolidated Middle School
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-3142
    3.1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 152 students                      
  • Violet HillIzard Co. Cons. Elementary School
    Hwy 56 West
    Violet HillAR 72584
    (870)322-7229
    7.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 222 students                      
  • Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant Elementary School
    1 Bluebird Ln
    Mount PleasantAR 72561
    (870)346-5194
    11.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 130 students                      

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