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: 2017 (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
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1045
Classroom Teachers
91

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

4

(10 is best)

Better than 37.1% 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 32 36
Proficiency in Reading 33 38
Proficiency in Math 31 33

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 24 31
Proficiency in Reading 26 34
Proficiency in Math 22 28

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.52
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.40
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 283 27.1%
Grade 10 286 27.4%
Grade 11 229 21.9%
Grade 12 247 23.6%
Total 1045 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.3% 38.6% 62.8%
Black 50.2% 56.5% 21.0%
Hispanic 3.5% 4.2% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.4% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 18.9% 21.5% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 17.2% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 4.3% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,028 3,004,279
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 168.6 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.5% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.4% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,916 1,147,291
Single Parent Households With Children 16.4% 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.8% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.7% 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.4% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.6% 9.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.5% 10.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.6% 21.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.2% 19.2%
$15,000 or less 18.9% 15.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,848 $26,865,712 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $2,085,676 4.3%
Staff $978 $4,492,932 9.2%
General Administration $257 $1,180,658 2.4%
School Administration $593 $2,724,242 5.6%
Operation $906 $4,162,164 8.5%
Transportation $318 $1,460,892 3.0%
Other $366 $1,681,404 3.4%
Total Support $3,872 $17,787,968 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $950 $4,364,300 8.9%
Total Expenditures $10,670 $49,017,980 100.0%
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%