Nettleton High School

4201 Chieftain Ln,

Jonesboro, AR, 72401-7634

Tel: (870)910-7805
Grades: 9-12

862 students

Nettleton High School serves 862 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 36%.
Nettleton High School operates within the Nettleton School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 862 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 862 students
Nettleton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Nettleton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nettleton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Nettleton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Nettleton High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Nettleton High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
28%
22%
Nettleton High School Black (1988-2012)
White
64%
64%
Nettleton High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nettleton High School Sch Ethnicity Nettleton 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.
0.51 0.72
Nettleton 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.
39%
52%
Nettleton 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.
8%
9%
Nettleton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Nettleton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,247 938
Nettleton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Nettleton   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $9 MM
Nettleton   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Nettleton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,727 $9,870
Nettleton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,114 $10,243
Nettleton   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 Jonesboro High School (3.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Nettleton Junior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nettleton Intermediate Center (0.3 miles away)
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