Mountain View High School (Arkansas)
|Mountain View High School|
210 High School Drive|
Mountain View, Arkansas 72560
|School type||Public comprehensive|
|School district||Mountain View School District|
|NCES School ID||051020000749|
|Teaching staff||26.45 (on FTE basis)|
|Student to teacher ratio||13.88|
|Classes offered||Regular, Career Focus, Advanced Placement|
|Athletics conference||3A 1 (2012–14)|
|Team name||Mountain View Yellowjackets|
The school is accredited by the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE). The assumed course of study for students is the ADE Smart Core curriculum, which requires students to complete at least 22 units of credit. Students complete regular (core and career focus) courses and exams and may select Advanced Placement (AP) coursework and exams that provide an opportunity for college credit prior to high school graduation.
For 2012–14, the Mountain View Yellowjackets compete in the 3A 1 Conference as administered by the Arkansas Activities Association. The Yellowjackets participate in football, soccer, men's and women's basketball, baseball, softball, men's and women's golf, men's and women's tennis, wrestling, cheerleading, and men's and women's track and field. The school also sponsors a women's dance team which won the 2008-2009 State Championship, as well as the 2010-2011 and 2015-2016 State Championships. In the past has fielded a swim team.
- Basketball: The girls' basketball team won the 3A state basketball championship in 2011.
In 2002 MVHS partnered with local musicians to create the "Music Roots" program as a way to introduce students to the traditional mountain folk music and instruments common in the area.
The Mountain View Marching Band had a record setting year in 2012. Under the direction of Brad Breeding, the band won 27 awards that year.