School info: 500 Bomber Blvd. / Mountain Home, AR 72653
School Type: Conversion
Director: Dana Brown, Susan Bergman
Hours: 8 a.m. to 3:10 p.m.
School Size: 1,189 (2007-08)
Student-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Percent of Teachers with a Master’s degree: 31%
Percent of Certified Teachers: 100%
Percent of Students Eligible for FRL: 40%
Mission Statement: To prepare students to enter the increasingly competitive technological world, MHHS pledges to provide a curriculum that promotes higher-ordered thinking skills. Our emphasis across the curriculum will be to raise student performance in reading comprehension, written expression, and mathematical reasoning using proven educational strategies together with innovative technologies. Ultimately, our mission at MHHS is to graduate students who are empowered with the necessary skills to succeed.
Arts Programs: Music, Visual Arts, Drama, Dance
Sports Programs: Baseball, Football, Softball, Wrestling, Bowling, Golf, Swimming, Volleyball, Cheerleading, Tennis, ROTC
Clubs: Key Club, Future Farmers of America, Future Teachers of America, Future Business Leaders of America, National Honor Society, Skills USA French Club, German Club, History Club
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