Arp High School

  • Arp High School serves 292 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Arp High School operates within the Arp Independent School District.
  • Arp Independent School District's 89% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 292 students
Arp High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Arp High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Arp High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Arp High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Arp High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Arp High School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
9%
52%
Arp High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
12%
13%
Arp High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
75%
29%
Arp High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Arp High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Arp High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Arp High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.41
Arp High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
43%
52%
Arp High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Arp High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Arp Independent School District's student population of 870 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 89% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,048 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,211 is higher than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Arp Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 870 825
Arp Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 89% 83%
Arp Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $10 MM
Arp Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
Arp Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,048 $12,126
Arp Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,211 $11,704
Arp Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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