Bay Elementary School

Bay Elementary School serves 310 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Bay Elementary School operates within the Bay School District.

Overview

The student population of 310 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 310 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade Bay Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Hispanic
1%
10%
Black
4%
22%
White
94%
64%
All Ethnic Groups Bay Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bay Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.12 0.30
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.
55%
52%
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.
10%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 571 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Bay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 571 938
Bay   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $9 MM
Bay   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $6 MM $10 MM
Bay   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,276 $9,870
Bay   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,296 $10,243
Bay   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bay High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Trumann Intermediate School 5-6 (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Park Elementary School (5.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BayBay High School
    700 School St
    BayAR 72411
    (870)781-3297
    0 mi | 261 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • TrumannCedar Park Elementary School
    1200 Cedar St
    TrumannAR 72472
    (870)483-5314
    5.5 mi | 703 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • TrumannTrumann High School
    1620 West Main St
    TrumannAR 72472
    (870)483-5301
    5.6 mi | 430 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TrumannTrumann Intermediate School7-8
    221 Pine Ave
    TrumannAR 72472
    (870)483-5356
    5.7 mi | 225 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • TrumannTrumann Intermediate School 5-6
    221 Pine Ave
    TrumannAR 72472
    (870)578-5401
    5.7 mi | 246 students | Gr. 5-6                      

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Craighead County, AR 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 0.34, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Craighead County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.