143 Polk 96
Mena, AR 71953
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Acorn High School serves 256 students in grades 7-12.
Acorn High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

School Overview

Acorn High School's student population of 256 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Acorn High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Acorn High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#411 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
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White
91%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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