Wilbur D. Mills High School

Tel: (501)490-5700
  • Wilbur D. Mills High School serves 676 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Wilbur D. Mills High School operates within the Pulaski Co. Spec. School District.
  • Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's 58% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 676 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 676 students
Wilbur D. Mills High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wilbur D. Mills High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Wilbur D. Mills High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Wilbur D. Mills High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Wilbur D. Mills High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
63%
21%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
27%
61%
Wilbur D. Mills High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wilbur D. Mills High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR 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.
0.53 0.32
Wilbur D. Mills High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
50%
53%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
7%
9%
Wilbur D. Mills High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pulaski Co. Spec. School District's student population of 16,648 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,015 is higher than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,036 is higher than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski Co. Spec. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
3
Number of Students Managed 16,648 913
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 58% 78%
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $213 MM $10 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $214 MM $9 MM
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,015 $10,835
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,036 $10,302
Pulaski Co. Spec. School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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