Des Arc High School

  • Des Arc High School serves 279 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Des Arc High School operates within the Des Arc School District.
  • Des Arc School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 279 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students279 students
Des Arc High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Des Arc High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Des Arc High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeDes Arc High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
Des Arc High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Des Arc High School Asian Students (2000-2008)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Des Arc High School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
17%
21%
Des Arc High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
82%
61%
Des Arc High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Des Arc High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDes Arc High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAR 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.
0.300.57
Des Arc 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.
54%
53%
Des Arc 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.
14%
9%
Des Arc High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Des Arc School District's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 88% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,814 in this district is less than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,998 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District NameDes Arc School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed586913
Des Arc School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate82%78%
Des Arc School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$6 MM$10 MM
Des Arc School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$7 MM$10 MM
Des Arc School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,814$10,220
Des Arc School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,998$10,673
Des Arc School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • Des Arc Des Arc Elementary School
    307 students
    1.1 miles
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    Des ArcAR 72040
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    1.1n/a307
  • HazenHazen Elementary School
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    14.2 miles
    477 N Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
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    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
    14.2 miles
    477 N Hazen Ave
    HazenAR 72064
    (870)255-4546
    14.29-12203
  • BrinkleyC.b. Partee Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 315 students
    18.4 miles
    400 W Lynn St
    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5010
    18.4PK-6315
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    18.5 miles
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    BrinkleyAR 72021
    (870)734-5005
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