PROFICIENCY 34% 22% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%NETTLETON SCHOOL DISTRICT
29%Jonesboro
28%Arkansas

Nettleton High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "NETTLETON SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Jonesboro, AR. There are a total of 876 students and 64 teachers at Nettleton High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 398 free lunch students and 102 reduced lunch students.

Nettleton High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.0%, which is 22% higher than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students876
Teachers63.92
Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch398
Reduced lunch102

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment108
Taking some courses95
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses90
Passing no courses<=2

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Nettleton High School, there are a total of 108 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 95 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All29%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School29%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All39%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School39%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Nettleton High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
White 56.9% 53.1% 64.2% 51.1%
Black 30.7% 33.7% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 1.8% 1.6% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.9% 8.2% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.2% 2.9% 1.9% 3.1%

Jonesboro demographics profile

StatisticJonesboroArkansasNational
Population72,6383,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9055891
Median age32.437.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%58%55%
Speak English93%93%79%
Speak Spanish5%5%13%

Education level achieved in Jonesboro

IndexJonesboroArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade83.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school82.2%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college58.4%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.0%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.6%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters11.3%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Nettleton High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.