Nettleton High School

4201 Chieftain Ln

Jonesboro, AR 72401-7634

Grades: 9-12

919 students

Nettleton High School serves 919 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
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 919 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 919 students
Nettleton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Nettleton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Nettleton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more 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 15:1 13:1
Nettleton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Nettleton High School Asian Students (1991-2013)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Nettleton High School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
30%
23%
Nettleton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
61%
63%
Nettleton High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Nettleton High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Nettleton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.31
Nettleton High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
45%
52%
Nettleton 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.
8%
9%
Nettleton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,417 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,727 is less than the state average of $9,870. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,114 is less than the state average of $10,243. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nettleton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,417 925
Nettleton   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Nettleton   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $9 MM
Nettleton   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $10 MM
Nettleton   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,727 $9,870
Nettleton   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,114 $10,243
Nettleton   School District 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JonesboroNettleton Junior High School
    4208 Chieftain Ln
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)910-7819
    0 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 482 students                      
  • JonesboroNettleton Intermediate Center
    3801 Vera St
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)910-7809
    0.3 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 397 students                      
  • JonesboroNettleton Middle School
    2305 Promise Ln
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)910-7830
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6 | 385 students                      
  • JonesboroVisual & Performing Art Magnet Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1804 Hillcrest Dr
    JonesboroAR 72401
    (870)933-5830
    Magnet School

    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 668 students                      
  • JonesboroFox Meadow Intermediate Center
    2309 Fox Meadow Ln
    JonesboroAR 72404
    (870)910-7812
    2.3 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 338 students                      

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