Melbourne High School

2270 Lacrosse Rd

Melbourne, AR 72556-0250

Tel: (870)368-4500
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 declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 385 students
Melbourne High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Melbourne High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Melbourne High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same 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
Melbourne High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
96%
63%
Melbourne High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Melbourne High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Melbourne High School Sch Ethnicity Melbourne 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 0.31
Melbourne High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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%
Melbourne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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%
Melbourne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 990 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Melbourne School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 990 925
Melbourne   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 66% 76%
Melbourne   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $9 MM
Melbourne   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,765 $9,870
Melbourne   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,973 $10,243
Melbourne   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MelbourneMelbourne Elementary School
    303 School Dr
    MelbourneAR 72556
    (870)368-4500
    0 mi | 365 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. High School
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-7788
    3.1 mi | 158 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrockwellIzard County Consolidated Middle School
    Hwy 9 North
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-3142
    3.1 mi | 152 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Violet HillIzard Co. Cons. Elementary School
    Hwy 56 West
    Violet HillAR 72584
    (870)322-7229
    7.6 mi | 222 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Mount PleasantHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Mount Pleasant Elementary School
    1 Bluebird Ln
    Mount PleasantAR 72561
    (870)346-5194
    11 mi | 130 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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