Hope High School

1701 S Main St
Hope, AR 71801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hope High School serves 598 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (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 20% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hope 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 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hope High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

Hope High School's student population of 598 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students598 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Hope 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 Hope High School is 0.63, which is more 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
#983 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
37%
13%
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Black
46%
20%
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White
17%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.58
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHOPE School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hope High School is Hope Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yerger Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beryl Henry Upper Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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