Nettleton School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,456 students in Nettleton School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Nettleton School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Nettleton School District are Nettleton Middle School, Nettleton Junior High School and University Heights Intermediate Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Nettleton School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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

Overview

School District Name
Nettleton School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,084 Schools
# Students
3,456 Students
494,601 Students
# Teachers
246 Teachers
35,691 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Nettleton 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#185 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Nettleton   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Nettleton   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)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Nettleton   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
89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Nettleton   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.63
0.58
# American Indian Students
7 Students
3,128 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
61 Students
8,059 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
295 Students
64,752 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
13%
# Black Students
1,534 Students
101,003 Students
% Black Students
44%
20%
# White Students
1,421 Students
300,864 Students
% White Students
41%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,013 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
138 Students
12,770 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
118
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
288
36,885
# Students in 1st Grade:
265
36,736
# Students in 2nd Grade:
248
36,547
# Students in 3rd Grade:
273
37,423
# Students in 4th Grade:
282
38,739
# Students in 5th Grade:
269
38,799
# Students in 6th Grade:
252
36,316
# Students in 7th Grade:
238
36,351
# Students in 8th Grade:
264
36,534
# Students in 9th Grade:
230
37,659
# Students in 10th Grade:
246
37,160
# Students in 11th Grade:
271
35,335
# Students in 12th Grade:
211
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
1
286

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,040 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,290. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,196 is less than the state median of $11,153. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$38 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Nettleton   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$35 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Nettleton   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,040
$11,290
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Nettleton   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,196
$11,153
This chart display average spending per public school student in Nettleton   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Nettleton School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nettleton Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2305 Promise Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 910-7830
Grades: 6
| 370 students
Rank: #22.
Nettleton Junior High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4208 Chieftain Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 910-7819
Grades: 7-8
| 502 students
Rank: #33.
University Heights Intermediate Center
Math: 38% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3901 Aggie Rd
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 366-4700
Grades: 3-5
| 415 students
Rank: #44.
Fox Meadow Intermediate Center
Math: 39% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2309 Fox Meadow Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72404
(870) 910-7812
Grades: 3-5
| 409 students
Rank: #55.
Nettleton High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4201 Chieftain Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 910-7805
Grades: 9-12
| 959 students
2305 Fox Meadow Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72404
(870) 910-7817
Grades: K-2
| 403 students
300 Bowling Ln
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 910-7823
Grades: K-2
| 398 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,456 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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