Joe T. Robinson High School

Tel: (501)868-2400
  • Joe T. Robinson High School serves 513 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Joe T. Robinson High School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.
  • Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's 58% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 513 students has grown by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 513 students
Joe T. Robinson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Joe T. Robinson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Joe T. Robinson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Joe T. Robinson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Joe T. Robinson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Joe T. Robinson High School American Indian Students (2008-2011)
Asian
n/a
2%
Joe T. Robinson High School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
8%
12%
Joe T. Robinson High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
44%
21%
Joe T. Robinson High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
61%
Joe T. Robinson High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Joe T. Robinson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Joe T. Robinson High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Joe T. Robinson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.32
Joe T. Robinson High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
41%
53%
Joe T. Robinson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
9%
Joe T. Robinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 16,648 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,015 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,036 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
3
Number of Students Managed 16,648 913
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 58% 78%
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $214 MM $9 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,015 $10,835
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,036 $10,302
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • Little RockJoe T. Robinson Elementary School
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  • Little RockJoe T. Robinson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 458 students
    0.3 miles
    21001 Hwy 10
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    2.5 miles
    21201 Denny Rd
    Little RockAR 72223
    (501)490-2000
    2.5KG-5525
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    Grades: KG-5 | 893 students
    2.9 miles
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    Little RockAR 72223
    (501)447-2500
    2.9KG-5893
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    5.7 miles
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