Pocahontas High School



Pocahontas High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pocahontas 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 0
10 152
11 120
12 129

Pocahontas High School is a public high school of the Pocahontas School District located in Pocahontas, AR. It has 401 students in grades 10th through 12th. Pocahontas High School is the 149th largest public high school in Arkansas and the 12,374th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.9 to 1.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.96

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Pocahontas High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 204
(51%)
423
(48%)
 Male 197
(49%)
464
(52%)

Pocahontas High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 366
(91%)
822
(93%)
 Two or More 22
(5%)
30
(3%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
19
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
11
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pocahontas High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 183
(46%)
390
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 154
(38%)
362
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(16%)
135
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Pocahontas High School is ranked 158th out of 0 ranked schools in Arkansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pocahontas High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 55.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Pocahontas High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 438
2006 463
2007 448
2008 411
2009 407
2010 406
2011 397
2012 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 9.6
2007 9.5
2008 8.6
2009 10.4
2010 14.2
2011 15.2
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44977168949772
2006 0.56371490280778
2007 0.51339285714286
2008 0.53041362530414
2009 0.53562653562654
2010 0.52463054187192
2011 0.57178841309824
2012 0.54364089775561

Compare Pocahontas High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.2% 12.7:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 54.4%
 
State Average 55.4%
 

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Public 10 - 12 401 14.9:1  
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