Fayetteville School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 3,238 students in Fayetteville School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public high schools in Arkansas.
Public High Schools in Fayetteville School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Arkansas public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Fayetteville School District are Fayetteville Virtual Academy- Dist Conversion Charter School, Fayetteville High School East 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 87%, which is less than the Arkansas average of 88%.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Arkansas public high school average of 39% (majority Black).

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%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Fayetteville School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
362 Schools
# Students
3,238 Students
179,064 Students
# Teachers
257 Teachers
17,515 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Fayetteville School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 249 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#21 out of 260 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Fayetteville   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayetteville   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.58
# American Indian Students
15 Students
1,078 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
95 Students
2,989 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
378 Students
24,770 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
14%
# Black Students
295 Students
33,503 Students
% Black Students
9%
19%
# White Students
2,190 Students
109,538 Students
% White Students
68%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
28 Students
1,726 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
1%
# Two or more races Students
237 Students
5,460 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
46
# Students in K Grade:
15
572
# Students in 1st Grade:
20
603
# Students in 2nd Grade:
18
658
# Students in 3rd Grade:
26
634
# Students in 4th Grade:
40
658
# Students in 5th Grade:
62
715
# Students in 6th Grade:
37
1,361
# Students in 7th Grade:
58
12,055
# Students in 8th Grade:
46
17,791
# Students in 9th Grade:
756
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
744
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
711
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
705
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
122

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,694 is higher than the state median of $11,454. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,908 is higher than the state median of $11,200. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$130 MM
$11 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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$122 MM
$11 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 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,694
$11,454
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,908
$11,200
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Fayetteville School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Fayetteville Virtual Academy- Dist Conversion Charter School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 S Ray Ave
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3085
Grades: K-12
| 466 students
Rank: #22.
Fayetteville High School East
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1001 W Stone St
Fayetteville, AR 72701
(479) 444-3050
Grades: 9-12
| 2,530 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
| 242 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Fayetteville School District
  • 1000 W STONE ST, FAYETTEVILLE, AR, 72701
  • (479) 444-3000
  • fayar.net
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,238 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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