Piggott High School

533 East Main,

Piggott, AR, 72454-0387

Tel: (870)598-3815
Grades: 7-12

429 students

Piggott High School serves 429 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Piggott High School operates within the Piggott School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 429 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 429 students
Piggott High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Piggott High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Piggott High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 11:1 13:1
Piggott High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Piggott High School Hispanic (1999-2011)
Black
n/a
22%
Piggott High School Black (1999-2009)
White
98%
64%
Piggott High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Piggott High School Sch Ethnicity Piggott 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.
0.04 0.72
Piggott High School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
34%
52%
Piggott 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.
12%
9%
Piggott High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 985 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Piggott School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 985 938
Piggott   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 76%
Piggott   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $9 MM
Piggott   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $10 MM
Piggott   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,279 $9,870
Piggott   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,965 $10,243
Piggott   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 Holcomb High School (9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Diagnostic Center (11.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Piggott Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Piggott Piggott Elementary School
    895 East Main
    Piggott , AR , 72454
    (870)598-2546
    0.2  mi  |  556  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Holcomb Holcomb Elementary School
    102 South Cherry
    Holcomb , MO , 63852
    (573)792-3550
    9  mi  |  335  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Holcomb Holcomb High School
    102 South Cherry
    Holcomb , MO , 63852
    (573)792-3362
    9  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Campbell Campbell Elementary School
    801 South State Rte 53
    Campbell , MO , 63933
    (573)246-3109
    10  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Campbell Campbell High School
    801 South State Rte 53
    Campbell , MO , 63933
    (573)246-2576
    10  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Arkansas 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 0.72, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Arkansas is Dewitt School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.