1803 W Coulter Dr
De Queen, AR 71832
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Dequeen High School serves 502 students in grades 10-12.
Dequeen High 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 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Dequeen High School's student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 65% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
502 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Dequeen High 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 Dequeen High School is 0.49, 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
#690 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
67%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
25%
60%
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Hawaiian
2%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Students: 502 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 75%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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