Ashdown High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
171 Locust St
Ashdown, AR 71822
Phone
(870) 898-3562
District
ASHDOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LITTLE RIVER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
413
Classroom Teachers
42

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

5

(10 is best)

Better than 40.3% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Ashdown High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 36
Proficiency in Reading 44 38
Proficiency in Math 34 33

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 31
Proficiency in Reading 22 34
Proficiency in Math 16 28

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.88
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.59
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 118 28.6%
Grade 10 99 24.0%
Grade 11 117 28.3%
Grade 12 79 19.1%
Total 413 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.6% 64.3% 62.8%
Black 34.1% 30.3% 21.0%
Hispanic 3.5% 4.3% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.1% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 1.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.0% 36.8% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.6% 25.9% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 10.9% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,304 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 26.4 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.3% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 19.7% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,988 1,152,175
Single Parent Households With Children 12.8% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.1% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.1% 22.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.6% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.1% 10.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 20.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 29.3% 18.6%
$15,000 or less 15.0% 14.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,982 $7,104,332 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $482 $687,332 4.7%
Staff $735 $1,048,110 7.2%
General Administration $282 $402,132 2.8%
School Administration $579 $825,654 5.7%
Operation $1,280 $1,825,280 12.5%
Transportation $403 $574,678 3.9%
Other $426 $607,476 4.2%
Total Support $4,186 $5,969,236 40.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,055 $1,504,430 10.3%
Total Expenditures $10,224 $14,579,424 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,419 $2,675,041,458 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $242,137,408 4.5%
Staff $741 $365,860,413 6.7%
General Administration $235 $116,094,667 2.1%
School Administration $512 $252,770,763 4.7%
Operation $990 $488,891,477 9.0%
Transportation $362 $178,745,452 3.3%
Other $285 $140,630,664 2.6%
Total Support $3,617 $1,785,179,882 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,954 $964,398,984 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,989 $5,424,587,274 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%