|Hoxie High School|
305 SW Alice Street
|School district||Hoxie School District|
|NCES School ID||050799000518|
|Faculty||34.37 (on FTE basis)|
|Number of students||368|
|Student to teacher ratio||10.71|
|Color(s)|| Green |
|Team name||Hoxie Mustangs|
|USNWR ranking||Bronze Medalist (2012)|
Hoxie High School is an accredited public high school in Hoxie, Arkansas, United States. Hoxie High School is one of five public high schools in Lawrence County and the only high school of the Hoxie School District.
The assumed course of study follows the Smart Core curriculum developed by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE). Students complete regular coursework and exams and may select Advanced Placement (AP) courses and exams that may lead to college credit. Hoxie High School is accredited by the ADE and has been accredited by AdvancED since 1975.
The Hoxie High School mascot is the Mustang (horse) with green and white serving as the school colors.
For 2012–14, the Hoxie Mustangs compete in the 3A Classification from the 3A Region 3 Conference administered by the Arkansas Activities Association. The Mustangs participate in football, volleyball, golf (boys/girls), cheer, dance, basketball (boys/girls), baseball, softball, track (boys/girls). On March 10, 2017, the Hoxie Lady Mustangs made history Friday night when they claimed the state title in the Class 3A Basketball Tournament. A large crowd of supporters were in attendance at the Hot Springs Convention Center as Hoxie defeated Valley Springs, the defending state champions, 51-40.
Clubs and traditions
Hoxie students are offered the opportunity to participate through self-selection or qualification into a variety of clubs and organizations including: Art Club, Beta Club, Drama Club, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). FCCLA, FFA, Green Earth Club, HOSA, Library Club, Spanish Club, TONE, Yearbook, Band, Choir, Quiz Bowl, Special Olympics, Student Council.
The following are notable people associated with Hoxie High School. If the person was a Hoxie High School student, the number in parentheses indicates the year of graduation; if the person was a faculty or staff member, that person's title and years of association are included:
- "Search for Public Schools - Hoxie High School (050799000518)". National Center for Education Statistics. Institute of Education Sciences. Retrieved 1 February 2013.
- "Best High Schools Report 2012". U.S. News & World Report. Retrieved 1 February 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Institution Summary, Hoxie High School". AdvancED. Retrieved 31 January 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "School Profile, Earle High School". Arkansas Activities Association. Retrieved 12 December 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)