Russellville High School

2203 South Knoxville,

Russellville, AR, 72802-1660

Tel: (479)968-3151
Grades: 10-12

1,121 students

Russellville High School serves 1,121 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Russellville High School operates within the Russellville School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is equal to the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 1121 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,121 students
Russellville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Russellville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Russellville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Russellville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Russellville High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
15%
10%
Russellville High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
7%
22%
Russellville High School Black (1988-2012)
White
73%
64%
Russellville High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Russellville High School Sch Ethnicity Russellville 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.
0.44 0.53
Russellville 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.
35%
52%
Russellville 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.
9%
10%
Russellville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 77% over five years.
School District Name Russellville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 5,263 923
Russellville   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Russellville   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $9 MM
Russellville   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $74 MM $10 MM
Russellville   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,551 $9,870
Russellville   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,023 $10,243
Russellville   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 Area Career And Technical Center (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Russellville Upper Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakland Heights Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Russellville Area Career And Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2201 South Knoxville Ave
    Russellville , AR , 72811
    (479)968-5422
    Vocational School
    0.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Russellville Oakland Heights Elementary School
    1501 South Detroit
    Russellville , AR , 72801
    (479)968-2084
    0.8  mi  |  476  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Russellville Russellville Upper Elementary School
    1201 West 4th Place
    Russellville , AR , 72801
    (479)968-2650
    1.9  mi  |  427  students  |  Gr.  5
  • Russellville Russellville Middle School
    1203 West 4th Place
    Russellville , AR , 72801
    (479)968-2557
    1.9  mi  |  753  students  |  Gr.  5-7
  • Russellville Sequoyah Elementary School
    1601 West 12th St
    Russellville , AR , 72801
    (479)968-2134
    1.9  mi  |  405  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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