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.
Barton-lexa 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 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% 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 less than the state average of 0.55. 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 (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Barton High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
1%
11%
Barton High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
40%
21%
Barton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
63%
Barton High School White Students (1990-2014)
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 0.55
Barton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Barton-lexa School District's student population of 851 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,533 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Barton-lexa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 851 816
Barton-lexa   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 78%
Barton-lexa   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM n/a
Barton-lexa   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $11 MM n/a
Barton-lexa   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,533 n/a
Barton-lexa   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,070 n/a
Barton-lexa   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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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  • BartonBarton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
    0 miles
    9546 Hwy 85 South
    BartonAR 72312
    (870)572-3984
    0PK-6442
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 347 students
    6.1 miles
    106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    6.14-6347
  • West HelenaEliza Miller Primary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 565 students
    6.1 miles
    106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    6.1PK-3565
  • West HelenaCentral High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 766 students
    8 miles
    103 School Rd
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-6744
    86-12766
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    Grades: 6-12 | 200 students
    8.5 miles
    1018b Hwy 49
    MarvellAR 72366
    (870)829-1351
    8.56-12200

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