Sylvan Hills 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
484 Bear Paw Rd
Sherwood, AR 72120
Phone
(501) 833-1100
District
PULASKI CO. SPEC. SCHOOL DIST.
County
PULASKI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1428
Classroom Teachers
150

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

4

(10 is best)

Better than 34.8% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Sylvan Hills High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

50 40 30 20 10 0
31%
37%
39%
42%
23%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
10
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 397 27.8%
Grade 10 384 26.9%
Grade 11 350 24.5%
Grade 12 293 20.5%
Total 1428 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.3% 42.8% 62.2%
Black 46.8% 44.3% 20.5%
Hispanic 6.6% 10.1% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 2.4% 1.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 1.6%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.8% 49.5% 65.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.3% 42.5% 57.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 7.0% 7.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 127,269 3,011,524
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 175.8 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 19.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.3% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 16.6% 16.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 49,281 1,155,661
Single Parent Households With Children 10.6% 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.9% 86.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 23.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.9% 7.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.7% 11.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 11.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.1% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.2% 20.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 18.0%
$15,000 or less 9.1% 13.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,274 $79,300,000 37.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $684 $8,649,000 4.1%
Staff $820 $10,366,000 4.9%
General Administration $158 $1,996,000 0.9%
School Administration $784 $9,905,000 4.7%
Operation $1,229 $15,535,000 7.3%
Transportation $771 $9,748,000 4.6%
Other $559 $7,060,000 3.3%
Total Support $5,005 $63,259,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,553 $70,184,000 33.0%
Total Expenditures $16,831 $212,743,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,602 $2,783,202,000 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $257,708,000 4.5%
Staff $744 $369,793,000 6.5%
General Administration $239 $118,976,000 2.1%
School Administration $524 $260,092,000 4.6%
Operation $1,016 $504,664,000 8.9%
Transportation $383 $190,302,000 3.3%
Other $296 $147,078,000 2.6%
Total Support $3,721 $1,848,613,000 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,116 $1,051,211,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $11,439 $5,683,026,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%