Arkansas High School

  • Arkansas High School serves 1,106 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Arkansas High School operates within the Texarkana School District.
  • Texarkana School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1106 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,106 students
Arkansas High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arkansas High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Arkansas High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Arkansas High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Arkansas High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Arkansas High School American Indian Students (2012-2013)
Asian
n/a
2%
Arkansas High School Asian Students (1988-2006)
Hispanic
5%
12%
Arkansas High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
50%
21%
Arkansas High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
42%
61%
Arkansas High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Arkansas High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Arkansas High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Arkansas High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.32
Arkansas High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
52%
53%
Arkansas High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
6%
9%
Arkansas High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Texarkana School District's student population of 4,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,856 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,940 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Texarkana School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,650 913
Texarkana School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 78%
Texarkana School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $10 MM
Texarkana School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $50 MM $9 MM
Texarkana School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,856 $10,835
Texarkana School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,940 $10,302
Texarkana School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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