Huntsville School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Huntsville School District, serving 2,326 students. Huntsville School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Public schools in Huntsville School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Huntsville School District are Huntsville Middle School, Huntsville Intermediate School and St. Paul Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameHuntsville School District
School District Websitehttp://eagle.nwsc.k12.ar.us
School District Phone Number(479) 738-2011
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools6 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students2,326 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers176 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1

District Comparison

Huntsville School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#138 out of 262 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Huntsville   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Huntsville   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Huntsville   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Huntsville   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.300.58
# of American Indian Students20 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students13 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students236 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
13%
# of Black Students11 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
n/a
20%
# of White Students1,934 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
83%
61%
# of Hawaiian Students53 Students4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
2%
1%
# of Two or more races Students59 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6816,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:17136,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:17036,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:18636,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:15437,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:14838,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:19638,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:17136,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:19136,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:16536,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:19337,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:17337,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:16235,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:17733,052
# of Ungraded Students:1286

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,934 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,132. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,821 is less than the state median of $11,221. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$23 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Huntsville   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$23 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Huntsville   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,934$11,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Huntsville   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,821$11,221
This chart display average spending per public school student in Huntsville   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Huntsville School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Huntsville Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    133 School Dr
    Huntsville, AR 72740
    (479) 738-6520

    Grades: 6-8 | 477 students
  • Huntsville Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    437 Park Ave
    Huntsville, AR 72740
    (479) 738-6228

    Grades: 3-5 | 443 students
  • St. Paul Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    176 4th St
    Saint Paul, AR 72760
    (479) 677-2711

    Grades: PK-6 | 125 students
  • Huntsville High School Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    594 S Harris St
    Huntsville, AR 72740
    (479) 738-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 633 students
  • St. Paul High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    232 4th St
    Saint Paul, AR 72760
    (479) 677-2624

    Grades: 7-12 | 110 students
  • Watson Primary School
    317 N Gaskill St
    Huntsville, AR 72740
    (479) 738-2425

    Grades: PK-2 | 538 students
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