Saratoga High School

Tel: (870)388-9262
Grades: 7-12

55 students

Saratoga High School serves 55 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Saratoga High School operates within the Mineral Springs School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 55 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 55 students
Saratoga High School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Saratoga High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Saratoga High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 7:1 13:1
Saratoga High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Saratoga High School Asian (2005-2011)
Hispanic
9%
10%
Saratoga High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
72%
22%
Saratoga High School Black (2005-2012)
White
18%
64%
Saratoga High School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Saratoga High School Sch Ethnicity Saratoga 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.
0.45 0.72
Saratoga High School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
72%
52%
Saratoga High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
5%
9%
Saratoga High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 632 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Mineral Springs School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 632 862
Mineral Springs   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 76%
Mineral Springs   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM n/a
Mineral Springs   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM n/a
Mineral Springs   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,560 $0
Mineral Springs   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,114 $0
Mineral Springs   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 Mineral Springs High School (9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ashdown Junior High School (13.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saratoga Elementary School (0 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saratoga Saratoga Elementary School
    2031 Main St
    Saratoga , AR , 71859
    (870)388-9262
    0  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Mineral Springs Mineral Springs High School
    130 West Browning St
    Mineral Springs , AR , 71851
    (870)287-4747
    9  mi  |  173  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Mineral Springs Mineral Springs Elementary School
    130 West Browning St
    Mineral Springs , AR , 71851
    (870)287-4746
    9  mi  |  210  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Ashdown Ashdown Junior High School
    600 South Ellen Dr
    Ashdown , AR , 71822
    (870)898-5138
    13.7  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ashdown Ashdown High School
    171 Locust St
    Ashdown , AR , 71822
    (870)898-3562
    13.8  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
White Students are Now the Minority in U.S. Public Schools
Increasing birth rates among immigrant families from Asia and Central and South America, combined with lower birth rates among white families, means that for the first time in history, public school students in the United States are majority-minority. This shift in demographics poses difficulties for schools as they work to accommodate children of varying language abilities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Did You Know?
Howard County, AR 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 0.59, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.72. The most diverse school district in Howard County is Dierks School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.