Heber Springs High School

  • Heber Springs High School serves 538 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

School Overview

  • Heber Springs High School's student population of 538 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heber Springs High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heber Springs High School is 0.10, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#638 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Heber Springs 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heber Springs 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
5%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Heber Springs High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
21%
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White
95%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Heber Springs High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heber Springs High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.100.58
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heber Springs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heber Springs High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHeber Springs School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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I have put three boys through school at Heber Springs starting with Elementary through High School with my baby being in 9th grade this year. I have nothing but good things to say about the school. They have awesome academic programs, after school help, Music dept is wonderful, the facilities are in good shape and improving all the time, and the spirit of the parents at this school is amazing. The turn out for football games is wonderful.
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