Tuckerman High School

300 North Dowell St,

Tuckerman, AR, 72473-1070

Tel: (870)349-2657
Grades: 8-12

293 students

Tuckerman High School serves 293 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Tuckerman High School operates within the Jackson Co. School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 76%.

Overview

The student population of 293 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 293 students
Tuckerman High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Tuckerman High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tuckerman 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 0.13 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 13:1 13:1
Tuckerman High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
10%
Tuckerman High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
4%
22%
Tuckerman High School Black (1988-2012)
White
93%
64%
Tuckerman High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tuckerman High School Sch Ethnicity Tuckerman 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.
0.13 0.72
Tuckerman 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.
46%
52%
Tuckerman 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.
15%
9%
Tuckerman High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,004 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Jackson Co. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,004 862
Jackson Co.   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 76%
Jackson Co.   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM n/a
Jackson Co.   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM n/a
Jackson Co.   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,018 $0
Jackson Co.   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,841 $0
Jackson Co.   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 Newport High School (9.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Swifton Middle School (7.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tuckerman Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tuckerman Tuckerman Elementary School
    300 North Dowell St
    Tuckerman , AR , 72473
    (870)349-2312
    0  mi  |  421  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Swifton Swifton Middle School
    300 Ashley
    Swifton , AR , 72471
    (870)485-2336
    7.7  mi  |  179  students  |  Gr.  5-7
  • Newport Newport Elementary School
    1700 Commerce Blvd
    Newport , AR , 72112
    (870)523-1351
    9.8  mi  |  877  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Newport Newport Junior High School
    406 Wilkerson Dr
    Newport , AR , 72112
    (870)523-1346
    9.9  mi  |  177  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Newport Newport High School
    406 Wilkerson Dr
    Newport , AR , 72112
    (870)523-1321
    9.9  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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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.