Elkins High School

  • Elkins High School serves 433 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Elkins 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Elkins High School's student population of 433 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elkins High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Elkins High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#724 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display 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
7%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Elkins High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Elkins High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
90%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Elkins High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elkins High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.190.58
This chart display the diversity score of Elkins High School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
27%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkins School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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