Star City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,592 students in Star City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Star City School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Star City School District are Star City Middle School, Brown Elementary School and Star City High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Star City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Star City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,080 Schools
# Students
1,592 Students
493,671 Students
# Teachers
119 Teachers
35,638 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Star City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 255 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
Overall District Rank
#218 out of 260 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Star City   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Star City   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)
30%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Star City   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
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Star City   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.58
# American Indian Students
3 Students
3,122 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
8,056 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
125 Students
64,608 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
13%
# Black Students
305 Students
100,781 Students
% Black Students
19%
20%
# White Students
1,109 Students
300,354 Students
% White Students
70%
61%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
4,008 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
48 Students
12,730 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
55
16,843
# Students in K Grade:
112
36,826
# Students in 1st Grade:
128
36,667
# Students in 2nd Grade:
128
36,479
# Students in 3rd Grade:
110
37,371
# Students in 4th Grade:
122
38,497
# Students in 5th Grade:
111
38,538
# Students in 6th Grade:
105
36,264
# Students in 7th Grade:
122
36,300
# Students in 8th Grade:
127
36,505
# Students in 9th Grade:
128
37,639
# Students in 10th Grade:
117
37,147
# Students in 11th Grade:
124
35,322
# Students in 12th Grade:
103
32,988
# Ungraded Students:
-
285

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,018 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,096. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,335 is less than the state median of $10,945. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$16 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Star City   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
$15 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Star City   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
$10,018
$11,096
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Star City   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
$9,335
$10,945
This chart display average spending per public school student in Star City   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 Star City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Star City Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
206 Cleveland St
Star City, AR 71667
(870) 628-5125
Grades: 6-8
| 354 students
Rank: #22.
Brown Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
210 Ashley St
Star City, AR 71667
(870) 628-5111
Grades: PK-5
| 766 students
Rank: #33.
Star City High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
206 Cleveland St
Star City, AR 71667
(870) 628-4111
Grades: 9-12
| 472 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,592 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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