Ark. School For The Blind High School

Ark. School For The Blind High School serves 48 students in grades 7-12.
Ark. School For The Blind High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ark. School For The Blind High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Ark. School For The Blind High School's student population of 48 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students48 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Ark. School For The Blind High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ark. School For The Blind High School is 0.56, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#837 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
27%
20%
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White
60%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.560.58
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Graduation Rate
(15-16)
≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArk. School For The Blind School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ark. School For The Blind High School is Ark. School For The Deaf High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ark. School For The Deaf Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ark. School For The Blind Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Little Rock Ark. School For The Blind Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 46 students
    0.0 miles
    2600 W Markham St
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501) 296-1810
    0 PK-6 46
  • Little Rock Ark. School For The Deaf Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 78 students
    0.3 miles
    2400 W Markham St
    Little Rock, AR 72203
    (501) 324-9543
    0.3 PK-8 78
  • Little Rock Ark. School For The Deaf High School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    0.3 miles
    2400 W Markham St
    Little Rock, AR 72203
    (501) 324-9514
    0.3 9-12 54
  • Little Rock Little Rock Prep Academy Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 213 students
    0.8 miles
    1205 S Schiller St
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    (501) 683-1855
    0.8 5-8 213
  • Little Rock M.l. King Magnet Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
    0.9 miles
    907 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 447-5100
    0.9 PK-5 468

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