Harrisburg School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Harrisburg School District serving 804 students in Harrisburg, Arkansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas state average of 40%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Harrisburg School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg High School
    501 W South St
    Harrisburg, AR 72432
    (870)578-2417

    Grades: 9-12 | 381 students
  • Harrisburg Harrisburg Middle School
    401 W South St
    Harrisburg, AR 72432
    (870)578-2410

    Grades: 5-8 | 305 students
  • Weiner Weiner Elementary School
    313 Garfield St
    Weiner, AR 72479
    (870)684-2252

    Grades: K-6 | 118 students

Overview

School District NameHarrisburg School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students804 students
# of Teachers69 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students384 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students420 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.14
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students28 students
% Hispanic Students
3%
# of Black Students19 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students754 students
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:19
# of Students in 1st Grade:22
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17
# of Students in 3rd Grade:16
# of Students in 4th Grade:10
# of Students in 5th Grade:81
# of Students in 6th Grade:84
# of Students in 7th Grade:90
# of Students in 8th Grade:84
# of Students in 9th Grade:94
# of Students in 10th Grade:101
# of Students in 11th Grade:96
# of Students in 12th Grade:89
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Harrisburg School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 256 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harrisburg 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harrisburg 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,317 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,338. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,287 is less than the state average of $10,931. The school district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$12 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Harrisburg School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$11 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Harrisburg School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,317$10,338
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Harrisburg School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,287$10,931
This chart display average spending per public school student in Harrisburg School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Harrisburg School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.14, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.33. The most diverse school in the district is Weiner Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.