Cotter High School

Cotter High School serves 296 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 37%.
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 296 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 296 students
Cotter High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cotter High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Cotter High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cotter High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Cotter High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Cotter High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
1%
21%
Cotter High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
96%
63%
Cotter High School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.08 0.31
Cotter High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
50%
52%
Cotter High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
14%
10%
Cotter High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Cotter School District's student population of 691 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,083 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,210 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Cotter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 691 953
Cotter   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 78%
Cotter   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $10 MM
Cotter   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Cotter   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,083 $10,220
Cotter   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,210 $10,673
Cotter   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Flippin High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Flippin Middle School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amanda Gist Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CotterAmanda Gist Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 395 students
    0.1 miles
    152 Lucille St
    CotterAR 72626
    (870)435-6655
    0.1PK-6395
  • FlippinFlippin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
    4.4 miles
    209 Alford St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-8860
    4.4PK-5442
  • FlippinFlippin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
    4.5 miles
    103 Alford St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-2233
    4.59-12235
  • FlippinFlippin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 182 students
    4.5 miles
    308 North First St
    FlippinAR 72634
    (870)453-6464
    4.56-8182
  • Mountain HomeMountain Home Junior High School
    Grades: 8 | 309 students
    7.5 miles
    2301 Rodeo Dr
    Mountain HomeAR 72653
    (870)425-1231
    7.58309

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