500 Apache Dr
Pottsville, AR 72858
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Pottsville High School serves 372 students in grades 10-12.
Pottsville High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1% in AR)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pottsville High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Pottsville High School's student population of 372 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 63% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 10-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Pottsville High School is ranked within the top 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 Pottsville High School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#322 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
14%
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Black
2%
20%
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White
89%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.20
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Calendar

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Date
Thanksgiving Break
November 21, 2022 (Monday)
Spring Break
March 20, 2023 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 10-12
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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