Ark. School For The Deaf High School

  • Ark. School For The Deaf High School serves 57 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

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

School Overview

  • Ark. School For The Deaf High School's student population of 57 students has grown by 50% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students57 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ark. School For The Deaf High School's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 3:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ark. School For The Deaf High School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#969 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:114:1
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
13%
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Black
25%
21%
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White
51%
60%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.660.32
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Graduation Rate≥50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArk. For The Deaf School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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