Arkansas 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
1500 Jefferson Ave
Texarkana, AR 71875
Phone
(870) 774-7641
District
TEXARKANA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MILLER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1008
Classroom Teachers
98

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.9% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 9

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 47
Proficiency in Reading 50 58
Proficiency in Math 29 36

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 38 44
Proficiency in Reading 49 59
Proficiency in Math 27 29

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.05
AVG FOR STATE 13.07
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 261 25.9%
Grade 10 263 26.1%
Grade 11 230 22.8%
Grade 12 254 25.2%
Total 1008 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 38.4% 37.0% 62.4%
Black 56.2% 57.1% 20.7%
Hispanic 5.0% 5.2% 13.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.3% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.9% 72.3% 63.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.3% 65.8% 55.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.4% 8.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,894 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 167.9 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 16.9% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,675 1,152,175
Single Parent Households With Children 16.8% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.2% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.2% 22.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.1% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.9% 10.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.2% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 20.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.6% 18.6%
$15,000 or less 17.2% 14.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,624 $25,926,640 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $471 $2,171,310 4.4%
Staff $993 $4,577,730 9.2%
General Administration $258 $1,189,380 2.4%
School Administration $611 $2,816,710 5.7%
Operation $942 $4,342,620 8.7%
Transportation $328 $1,512,080 3.0%
Other $300 $1,383,000 2.8%
Total Support $3,904 $17,997,440 36.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,277 $5,886,970 11.8%
Total Expenditures $10,806 $49,815,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,473 $2,711,914,229 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $501 $248,061,021 4.5%
Staff $749 $370,932,167 6.8%
General Administration $234 $115,761,292 2.1%
School Administration $518 $256,498,210 4.7%
Operation $996 $493,730,324 9.0%
Transportation $366 $181,157,330 3.3%
Other $285 $141,183,077 2.6%
Total Support $3,648 $1,807,349,988 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,964 $973,136,932 17.7%
Total Expenditures $11,085 $5,492,428,955 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%