Decatur 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
1498 Stadium Ave
Decatur, AR 72722
Phone
(479) 752-3983
District
DECATUR SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BENTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
157
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 8.8% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 10 36
Proficiency in Reading 10 38
Proficiency in Math 10 33

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 12 31
Proficiency in Reading 21 34
Proficiency in Math 2 28

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 6.87
AVG FOR DISTRICT 9.87
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 44 28.0%
Grade 10 46 29.3%
Grade 11 39 24.8%
Grade 12 28 17.8%
Total 157 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.4% 53.2% 62.8%
Black 2.6% 2.5% 21.0%
Hispanic 27.6% 34.6% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.4% 5.7% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 7.1% 4.0% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.6% 71.7% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 79.6% 71.7% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,912 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 78.6 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.8% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.9% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.8% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,346 1,152,175
Single Parent Households With Children 14.3% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 72.3% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 10.9% 22.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.1% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.0% 10.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.1% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 26.3% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.5% 20.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 24.0% 18.6%
$15,000 or less 10.0% 14.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,362 $3,437,042 50.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $452 $289,732 4.3%
Staff $716 $458,956 6.8%
General Administration $402 $257,682 3.8%
School Administration $429 $274,989 4.1%
Operation $1,075 $689,075 10.2%
Transportation $331 $212,171 3.1%
Other $460 $294,860 4.4%
Total Support $3,866 $2,478,106 36.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,318 $844,838 12.5%
Total Expenditures $10,546 $6,759,986 100.0%
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%