Bigelow High School

114 Panther Dr, Bigelow, AR 72016 | (501) 759-2602
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 323
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 360, Bigelow, AR 72016
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Paul G. Gottsponer
  • Fax: (501) 759-3081
  • Website: www.bigelow.afsc.k12.ar.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • East End School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,561
  • Graduation Rate: 76.0%
  • Students Per Teacher: 11.6
  • Enrolled Students: 649

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 323
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 172 (53.3%)
  • Females: 151 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 126 (39.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 157 (48.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bigelow High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.3%
Black134.0%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic41.2%
White30494.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bigelow High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade4213.0%
8th Grade5517.0%
9th Grade6319.5%
10th Grade5316.4%
11th Grade5918.3%
12th Grade5115.8%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201073.0%73.0%68.0%
200975.0%75.0%63.0%
200862.0%62.0%57.0%
 
Math Test
201064.0%64.0%75.0%
200975.0%75.0%68.0%
200857.0%57.0%62.0%
 
Science Test
201024.0%24.0%33.0%
200935.0%35.0%33.0%
200822.0%22.0%32.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201080.0%80.0%76.0%
200969.0%69.0%71.0%
200861.0%61.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201057.0%57.0%63.0%
200954.0%54.0%61.0%
200871.0%71.0%56.0%
 

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

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

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201093.0%93.0%76.0%
200989.0%89.0%70.0%
200879.0%79.0%66.0%
 
Biology Test
201024.0%24.0%36.0%
200937.0%37.0%41.0%
200833.0%33.0%30.0%
 
Geometry Test
201078.0%78.0%69.0%
200972.0%72.0%66.0%
200859.0%59.0%60.0%
 

Grade 11 Literacy - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201045.0%45.0%51.0%
200958.0%58.0%57.0%
200839.0%39.0%60.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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