Barton-lexa School District 

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There are 2 public schools managed by Barton-lexa School District School District serving 846 students in Barton, AR.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Barton-lexa School District Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BartonBarton Elementary School
    9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR72312
    (870)572-3984
    449 students | Gr. PK-6
  • Barton
    Barton High School
    9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR72312
    (870)572-6867
    397 students | Gr. 7-12
Overview
Barton-lexa School District (AR) District Average
# of Students 1440 students 432 students
# of Teachers 126 Teacher(s) 50 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 9:1
# of Male Students 810 students 240 students
% Male Students 52.8% 50.1%
# of Female Students 1957 students 629 students
% Female Students 33.3% n/a
Students by Ethnicity:
# of American Indian Students 194 students 18 students
% American Indian Students
41.3% 2.9%
# of Asian Students 385 students 29 students
% Asian Students
38.4% 4.3%
# of Hispanic Students 830 students 105 students
% Hispanic Students
50.0% 15.3%
# of Black Students 601 students 183 students
% Black Students
50.0% 35.0%
# of White Students 925 students 302 students
% White Students
50.1% 60.7%
# of Other Students 209 students 38 students
% of Other Students
30.4% 5.3%
 
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
1.46 0.72
Students by Grade:
# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: 221 students 54 students
# of Students in Kindergarten: 200 students 83 students
# of Students in 1st Grade: 180 students 88 students
# of Students in 2nd Grade: 174 students 83 students
# of Students in 3rd Grade: 175 students 83 students
# of Students in 4th Grade: 189 students 82 students
# of Students in 5th Grade: 244 students 93 students
# of Students in 6th Grade: 313 students 98 students
# of Students in 7th Grade: 340 students 119 students
# of Students in 8th Grade: 342 students 121 students
# of Students in 9th Grade: 491 students 119 students
# of Students in 10th Grade: 470 students 108 students
# of Students in 11th Grade: 444 students 103 students
# of Students in 12th Grade: 429 students 97 students
# of Ungraded Students: 107 students 10 students
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Barton-lexa School District School District public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.32, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 1.46. The most diverse school in the district is Barton High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.