709 Dan Gill Dr
Dumas, AR 71639
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Dumas High School serves 232 students in grades 10-12.
Dumas 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 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dumas High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Dumas High School's student population of 232 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Dumas 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 Dumas High School is 0.52, 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
#923 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
6-9%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
14%
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Black
66%
20%
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White
19%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
≥95%
88%
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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 (19-20)
7%
8%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dumas High School's ranking?

Dumas High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

What schools are Dumas High School often compared to?

Dumas High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hamburg High School, Monticello High School by visitors of our site.

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

6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).

What is the graduation rate of Dumas High School?

The graduation rate of Dumas High School is 95%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 88%.

How many students attend Dumas High School?

232 students attend Dumas High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

66% of Dumas High School students are Black, 19% of students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Dumas High School?

Dumas High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Dumas High School offer ?

Dumas High School offers enrollment in grades 10-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Dumas High School part of?

Dumas High School is part of Dumas School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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