Malvern High School

  • Malvern High School serves 525 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (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 41% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Malvern High School's student population of 525 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Malvern High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Malvern High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. 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#840 out of 999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
32%
21%
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White
55%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Malvern High School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Malvern High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.590.33
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Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
26%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Malvern 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 NameMalvern School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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