Elkins High School

349 N Center
Elkins, AR 72727
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 381 students in grades 9-12, Elkins High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Arkansas state average of 40%).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in AR)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Elkins High School's student population of 381 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 92% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
381 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Elkins High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 997 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Elkins High School is 0.27, 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.
This School
State Level (AR)
#533 out of 997 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Elkins High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
40%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Elkins High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Elkins High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Elkins High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Elkins High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
19%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Elkins High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
85%
59%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Elkins High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Arkansas.
0.27
This chart displays the diversity score of Elkins High School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Elkins High School and public school graduation rate of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
58%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Elkins High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elkins High School's ranking?
Elkins High School is ranked #533 out of 997 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Elkins High School often compared to?
Elkins High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Greenland High School, Fayetteville High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% AR state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 40% AR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Elkins High School?
The graduation rate of Elkins High School is 95%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 88%.
How many students attend Elkins High School?
381 students attend Elkins High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Elkins High School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Elkins High School?
Elkins High School has a student ration of 8:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Elkins High School offer ?
Elkins High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Elkins High School part of?
Elkins High School is part of Elkins School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 381 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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