Marvell High School

1018b Hwy 49
Marvell, AR 72366
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Marvell High School serves 174 students in grades 7-12.
Marvell 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Marvell High School's student population of 174 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

Marvell High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Marvell High School is 0.12, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#985 out of 998 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
13%
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Black
94%
20%
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White
4%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.120.58
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
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 NameMarvell School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Marvell High School is Barton High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marvell Primary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marvell Marvell Primary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 207 students
    0.0 miles
    1018b Hwy 49
    Marvell, AR 72366
    (870) 829-2946
    0 PK-6 207
  • Barton Barton Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
    8.5 miles
    9546 Hwy 85 S
    Barton, AR 72312
    (870) 572-3984
    8.5 PK-6 422
  • Barton Barton High School Math: 38% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 355 students
    8.5 miles
    9546 Hwy 85 S
    Barton, AR 72312
    (870) 572-6867
    8.5 7-12 355
  • West Helena Central High School Math: 8% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 609 students
    16.5 miles
    103 School Rd
    West Helena, AR 72390
    (870) 572-6744
    16.5 7-12 609
  • Marianna Anna Strong Intermediate School Math: 21% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 459 students
    16.7 miles
    214 S Alabama St
    Marianna, AR 72360
    (870) 295-7140
    16.7 PK-6 459

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