Fayetteville School District

1000 W Stone St
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%

Top Rankings

Fayetteville School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 3,197 students in Fayetteville School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public high schools in Arkansas.
Public High Schools in Fayetteville School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Arkansas public high school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 38% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Fayetteville School District are Fayetteville Virtual A Dist Conversion Charter School, Fayetteville High School and Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Fayetteville School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Arkansas average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Fayetteville High School, with 93% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arkansas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Arkansas public high school average of 39% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
16 Schools
373 Schools
# Students
10,468 Students
177,655 Students
# Teachers
714 Teachers
17,991 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Fayetteville School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 257 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#17 out of 260 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayetteville   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayetteville   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayetteville   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayetteville   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.58
# American Indian Students
39 Students
1,056 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
273 Students
2,896 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,320 Students
24,541 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
14%
# Black Students
1,093 Students
33,445 Students
% Black Students
10%
19%
# White Students
6,713 Students
108,309 Students
% White Students
64%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
156 Students
1,645 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# Two or more races Students
874 Students
5,763 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
119
57
# Students in K Grade:
863
418
# Students in 1st Grade:
811
461
# Students in 2nd Grade:
857
433
# Students in 3rd Grade:
841
512
# Students in 4th Grade:
919
777
# Students in 5th Grade:
829
854
# Students in 6th Grade:
810
1,414
# Students in 7th Grade:
710
10,198
# Students in 8th Grade:
782
16,719
# Students in 9th Grade:
781
40,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
744
36,411
# Students in 11th Grade:
737
35,190
# Students in 12th Grade:
665
33,165
# Ungraded Students:
-
127

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,470 is higher than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,751 is higher than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$152 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayetteville   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$144 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayetteville   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,470
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayetteville   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,751
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayetteville   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Fayetteville School District Public High Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fayetteville Virtual A Dist Conversion Charter School
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
300 S Ray Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3085
Grades: K-12
| 396 students
Rank: #22.
Fayetteville High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1001 W Stone St
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3050
Grades: 9-12
| 2,538 students
Rank: #33.
Agee Lierly Life Preparation Services School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2350 Old Farmington Rd
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3083
Grades: 9-12
| 263 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 16 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 10,468 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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