Barton Junior High School

Barton Junior High School serves 677 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
Barton Junior High School operates within the El Dorado School District.

School Overview

The student population of 677 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 677 students
Barton Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Barton Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Barton Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Barton Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 12:1 15:1
Barton Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
11%
Barton Junior High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
52%
21%
Barton Junior High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
41%
63%
Barton Junior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Barton Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Barton Junior 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.
0.56 0.31
Barton Junior 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.
52%
52%
Barton Junior 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.
7%
10%
Barton Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,501 is higher than the state average of $10,220. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,532 is higher than the state average of $10,673. The district spending/student has grown by 138% over four years.
School District Name El Dorado School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 4,534 953
El Dorado   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $10 MM
El Dorado   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $86 MM $10 MM
El Dorado   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,501 $10,220
El Dorado   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,532 $10,673
El Dorado   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 El Dorado High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hugh Goodwin Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • El DoradoHugh Goodwin Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 457 students201 East Fifth St
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5071
    0.6KG-4457
  • El DoradoYocum Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 601 students308 South College St
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5096
    0.6KG-4601
  • El DoradoNorthwest Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 471 students1600 North College Ave
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5078
    1KG-4471
  • El DoradoEl Dorado High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1328 students501 Timberlane Dr
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5100
    1.29-121328
  • El DoradoWashington Middle School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 689 students601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5032
    1.25-6689

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