600 N Tenth St
Blytheville, AR 72315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Blytheville High School-a New Technical School serves 492 students in grades 9-12.
Blytheville High School-a New Technical School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 492 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Blytheville High School-a New Technical School's student population of 492 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Blytheville High School-a New Technical School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Blytheville High School-a New Technical School is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#969 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
82%
20%
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White
14%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
11%
10%
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AR state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Blytheville High School-a New Technical School?

The graduation rate of Blytheville High School-a New Technical School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Blytheville High School-a New Technical School?

492 students attend Blytheville High School-a New Technical School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

82% of Blytheville High School-a New Technical School students are Black, 14% of students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Blytheville High School-a New Technical School?

Blytheville High School-a New Technical School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Blytheville High School-a New Technical School offer ?

Blytheville High School-a New Technical School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 492 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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