Decatur High School



Decatur High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Decatur High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 44
10 44
11 36
12 29

Decatur High School is a public high school of the Decatur School District located in Decatur, AR. It has 153 students in grades 9th through 12th. Decatur High School is the 298th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 18,582nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 7.4 to 1.

Total Students: 153
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,582nd out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 298th out of 338
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 23rd out of 338
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 269th out of 338

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former DHS Students

Decatur High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 82
(54%)
82
(54%)
 Female 71
(46%)
71
(46%)

Decatur High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 92
(60%)
92
(60%)
 Hispanic 39
(25%)
39
(25%)
 Asian 11
(7%)
11
(7%)
 American Indian 5
(3%)
5
(3%)
 Black 4
(3%)
4
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Decatur High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(59%)
91
(59%)
 Not Eligible 44
(29%)
44
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(12%)
18
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Decatur High School is ranked 282nd out of 336 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Decatur High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.2%) is higher than the state average of 57.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Decatur High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 224
2006 223
2007 216
2008 167
2009 120
2010 194
2011 182
2012 200
2013 222
2014 141
2015 153

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.2
2006 10.1
2007 9.8
2008 7.3
2009 7.1
2010 9.4
2011 9.7
2012 10.1
2013 5.8
2014 9.8
2015 7.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.625
2006 0.60538116591928
2007 0.62037037037037
2008 0.64071856287425
2009 0.68333333333333
2010 0.71134020618557
2011 0.76923076923077
2012 0.775
2013 0.77927927927928
2014 0.82269503546099
2015 0.71241830065359

Compare Decatur High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
740.0% 7.4:1
 
1,231.1% 12.3:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 57.7%
 
This School 71.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Decatur High School
Decatur, AR
Public 09 - 12 153 7.4:1  
Gentry High School
Gentry, AR
Public 09 - 12 469 12.8:1 6 miles
Gravette High School
Gravette, AR
Public 09 - 12 595 14.5:1 7 miles
Ozark Adventist Academy
Gentry, AR
Private 09 - 12 156 13:1 8 miles
Life Way Christian School
Centerton, AR
Private PK - 12 583 9:1 9 miles
Siloam Springs Middle School
Siloam Springs, AR
Public 07 - 08 650 13:1 11 miles
J William Fulbright Junior High School
Bentonville, AR
Public 07 - 08 856 14.1:1 12 miles
Siloam Springs High School Conversion Charter
Siloam Springs, AR
Public 09 - 12 1,318 15.5:1 13 miles
Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy High School
Bentonville, AR
Public 09 - 10 54 7:1 13 miles
Haas Hall Academy Bentonville
Bentonville, AR
Public 07 - 12 295 16.4:1 13 miles
Lincoln Junior High School
Bentonville, AR
Public 07 - 08 864 13.6:1 14 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

Copyright 2018. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.