Cotter High School

  • Cotter High School serves 293 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Cotter High School operates within the Cotter School District.
  • Cotter School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 293 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 293 students
Cotter High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Cotter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Cotter High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Cotter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 14:1
Cotter High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Cotter High School American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Cotter High School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
4%
12%
Cotter High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
1%
21%
Cotter High School Black Students (1998-2015)
White
95%
61%
Cotter High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Cotter High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Cotter High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR 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.
0.10 0.32
Cotter 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.
48%
53%
Cotter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
17%
9%
Cotter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cotter School District's student population of 718 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,365 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,360 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Cotter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 718 913
Cotter School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 78%
Cotter School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $10 MM
Cotter School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $9 MM
Cotter School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,365 $10,835
Cotter School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,360 $10,302
Cotter School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    4.4 miles
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    Grades: 9-12 | 246 students
    4.5 miles
    103 Alford St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-2233
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