Paragould High School

1701 West Court St, Paragould, AR 72450 | (870) 236-7744
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 804
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1701 W Court St, Paragould, AR 72450
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Brett W. Gibson
  • Fax: (870) 239-2934
  • Website:
School District Details
  • Paragould School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,194
  • Graduation Rate: 66.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.3
  • Enrolled Students: 2,853

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 804
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 72.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 412 (51.2%)
  • Females: 392 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 93 (11.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 338 (42.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 431 (53.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paragould High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paragould High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade24430.3%
10th Grade19824.6%
11th Grade18222.6%
12th Grade18022.4%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Paragould High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 17, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Paragould High School has provided excellent learning opportunities for all three of my children.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Paragould High School has been very good for my son. Very professional teachers.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Paragould High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on End-of-Course and Grade 11 Literacy state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Biology
  • Geometry
  • Literacy

End-of-Course - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

Algebra Test
Biology Test
Geometry Test

Grade 11 Literacy - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

Literacy Test
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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