Gosnell High School

600 Hwy 181
Blytheville, AR 72315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Gosnell High School serves 607 students in grades 7-12.
Gosnell High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is equal to 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 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Gosnell High School's student population of 607 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
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School Rankings

Gosnell High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Gosnell High School is 0.55, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#469 out of 993 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
14%
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Black
24%
20%
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White
62%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gosnell High School's ranking?
Gosnell High School is ranked #469 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Gosnell High School often compared to?
Gosnell High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Blytheville High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
What is the graduation rate of Gosnell High School?
The graduation rate of Gosnell High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 87%.
How many students attend Gosnell High School?
607 students attend Gosnell High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
62% of Gosnell High School students are White, 24% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gosnell High School?
Gosnell High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Gosnell High School offer ?
Gosnell High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Gosnell High School part of?
Gosnell High School is part of Gosnell School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 38%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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