Barton High School

Barton High School serves 409 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Barton High School operates within the Barton-lexa School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

The student population of 409 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 409 students
Barton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Barton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Barton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Barton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Barton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Barton High School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Barton High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
40%
21%
Barton High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
58%
63%
Barton High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Barton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.31
Barton High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
62%
52%
Barton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
10%
Barton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 851 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,533 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,070 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 69% over four years.
School District Name Barton-lexa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 851 953
Barton-lexa   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 78%
Barton-lexa   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $10 MM
Barton-lexa   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $11 MM $10 MM
Barton-lexa   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,533 $10,220
Barton-lexa   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,070 $10,673
Barton-lexa   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Central High School (8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eliza Miller Elementary School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barton Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BartonBarton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR 72312
    (870)572-3984
    0PK-6442
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Elementary School
    6.1 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 347 students106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    6.14-6347
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Primary School
    6.1 miles | Grades: PK-3 | 565 students106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    6.1PK-3565
  • West HelenaCentral High School
    8 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 766 students103 School Rd
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-6744
    86-12766
  • MarvellMarvell High School
    8.5 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 200 students1018b Hwy 49
    MarvellAR 72366
    (870)829-1351
    8.56-12200

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