Brinkley High School
10 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Brinkley High School
Brinkley High School is a public secondary school located in the small town of Brinkley, Arkansas. Brinkley High School is part of the Brinkley School District and serves students in grades 9-12. Brinkley High School is known for its small-town charm and its commitment to excellence in education. The school offers a wide range of courses and extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and performing arts.
Brinkley High School is committed to creating a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a strong anti-bullying policy, and teachers and staff work hard to ensure that all students feel safe and respected. The school also offers a variety of support services, including counseling and tutoring, to help students succeed.
Brinkley High School has a long and proud history of success. The school has produced many successful alumni, including politicians, athletes, and business leaders. Brinkley High School is committed to preparing students for success in college and their future careers. The school offers a variety of college preparation courses, and students have the opportunity to participate in dual-enrollment programs with local colleges.
At Brinkley High School, we are committed to providing a quality education and a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. We strive to create an environment that encourages students to reach their full potential and become successful members of society.
100 Tiger Dr
Brinkley, AR 72021
7 – 12
Overview Brinkley High School
Brinkley High School serves 181 students in grades 7-12.
Brinkley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 40% (majority Black).
Verdict on Brinkley High School
Brinkley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Brinkley High School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.