Arp High School

Arp High School serves 284 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 69%.
Arp High School operates within the Arp Independent School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 284 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 284 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade Arp High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
5%
50%
Black
13%
13%
White
75%
31%
All Ethnic Groups Arp High School Sch Ethnicity Arp 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.
0.42 0.41
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.
40%
44%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 915 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Arp Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 915 730
Arp Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 80%
Arp Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $9 MM
Arp Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM $9 MM
Arp Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,038 $11,947
Arp Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,483 $12,666
Arp Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Overton High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Arp J High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Arp Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ArpArp J High School
    101 School St
    ArpTX 75750
    (903)859-4936
    0 mi | 198 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ArpArp Elementary School
    County Rd 294 Old 64
    ArpTX 75750
    (903)859-4650
    1 mi | 433 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OvertonOverton Elementary School
    111 East Mckay St
    OvertonTX 75684
    (903)834-6144
    5.7 mi | 280 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OvertonOverton High School
    111 East Mckay St
    OvertonTX 75684
    (903)834-6143
    5.7 mi | 276 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • TroupTroup High School
    927 Arp Dr
    TroupTX 75789
    (903)842-3065
    6.1 mi | 318 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Smith County, TX 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 0.47, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Smith County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.