Mcgehee School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 536 students in Mcgehee School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Arkansas.
Public High School in Mcgehee School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Arkansas public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Mcgehee School District is Mcgehee High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Mcgehee School District have a Graduation Rate of 87%, which is less than the Arkansas average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Mcgehee High School, with 85-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arkansas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public high school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mcgehee School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
1 School
362 Schools
# Students
536 Students
179,064 Students
# Teachers
48 Teachers
17,515 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Mcgehee School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#205 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mcgehee   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mcgehee   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)
31%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mcgehee   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
85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mcgehee   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.58
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,078 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
2,989 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
34 Students
24,770 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
14%
# Black Students
249 Students
33,503 Students
% Black Students
47%
19%
# White Students
236 Students
109,538 Students
% White Students
44%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,726 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
15 Students
5,460 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
46
# Students in K Grade:
-
572
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
603
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
658
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
634
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
658
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
715
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,361
# Students in 7th Grade:
86
12,055
# Students in 8th Grade:
108
17,791
# Students in 9th Grade:
95
37,426
# Students in 10th Grade:
89
37,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
83
35,524
# Students in 12th Grade:
75
33,799
# Ungraded Students:
-
122

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,899 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 $10,478 is less 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
$14 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mcgehee   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$13 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Mcgehee   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,899
$11,454
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mcgehee   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
$10,478
$11,200
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mcgehee   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 Mcgehee School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcgehee High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1902 E Ash St
Mc Gehee, AR 71654
(870) 222-3600
Grades: 7-12
| 536 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Mcgehee School District
  • 409 OAK ST, MCGEHEE, AR, 71654
  • (870) 222-3670
  • owls.k12.ar.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 536 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 56%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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