Melbourne High School

  • Melbourne High School serves 370 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
  • Melbourne High School operates within the Melbourne School District.
  • Melbourne School District's 82% graduation rate is higher than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students370 students
Melbourne High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Melbourne High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Melbourne High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeMelbourne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Melbourne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Melbourne High School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
2%
12%
Melbourne High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
21%
Melbourne High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
94%
61%
Melbourne High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Melbourne High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMelbourne High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAR 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.
0.120.57
Melbourne High School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
44%
53%
Melbourne High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
11%
9%
Melbourne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Melbourne School District's student population of 851 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,423 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,345 is less than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameMelbourne School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed851913
Melbourne School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate82%78%
Melbourne School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$9 MM$10 MM
Melbourne School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9 MM$10 MM
Melbourne School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,423$10,220
Melbourne School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,345$10,673
Melbourne School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MelbourneMelbourne Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 347 students
    0.1 miles
    303 School Dr
    MelbourneAR 72556
    (870)368-4500
    0.1KG-6347
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    3.1 miles
    5068 North Ar 9
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-7788
    3.19-12140
  • BrockwellIzard County Consolidated Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 155 students
    3.1 miles
    5068 North Ar 9
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)258-3142
    3.15-8155
  • BrockwellIzard Co. Cons. Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 218 students
    7.6 miles
    Hwy 56 W And Co Rd 25
    BrockwellAR 72517
    (870)322-7229
    7.6PK-4218
  • Mount Pleasant Mount Pleasant Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 134 students
    11.1 miles
    1 Bluebird Lane
    Mount PleasantAR 72561
    (870)346-5194
    11.1KG-6134

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