Mountainburg High School

129 Hwy 71 Sw
Mountainburg, AR 72946
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mountainburg High School serves 209 students in grades 9-12.
Mountainburg 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mountainburg High School's student population of 209 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Mountainburg 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 Mountainburg High School is 0.10, 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
#833 out of 1008 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
13%
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Black
1%
20%
White
95%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.58
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
13%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMountainburg School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mountainburg High School is Alma High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mountainburg Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountainburg Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountainburg Mountainburg Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 268 students
    0.0 miles
    129 Hwy 71 Sw
    Mountainburg, AR 72946
    (479) 369-2762
    0 PK-4 268
  • Mountainburg Mountainburg Middle School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 194 students
    0.0 miles
    129 Hwy 71 Sw
    Mountainburg, AR 72946
    (479) 369-4506
    0 5-8 194
  • Alma Alma Primary School
    Grades: K-2 | 711 students
    10.1 miles
    1600 Hwy 64 E
    Alma, AR 72921
    (479) 632-5100
    10.1 K-2 711
  • Alma Alma Intermediate School Math: 61% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 728 students
    10.3 miles
    1220 W Collum Ln
    Alma, AR 72921
    (479) 632-2166
    10.3 3-5 728
  • Mulberry Marvin Primary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 210 students
    10.4 miles
    1319 N Main St
    Mulberry, AR 72947
    (479) 997-1495
    10.4 PK-4 210

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