Bergman Elementary School

Bergman Elementary School serves 443 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Bergman Elementary School operates within the Bergman School District.

Overview

The student population of 443 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 443 students
Bergman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Bergman Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bergman Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Bergman Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Bergman Elementary School American Indian (2008-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Bergman Elementary School Asian (1990-2009)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Bergman Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
White
95%
64%
Bergman Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bergman Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bergman 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.
0.10 0.53
Bergman Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
48%
52%
Bergman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
11%
10%
Bergman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,126 students has grown by 252% over five years.
School District Name Bergman School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,126 923
Bergman   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $10 MM $9 MM
Bergman   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $10 MM
Bergman   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $29,630 $9,870
Bergman   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $38,022 $10,243
Bergman   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bergman High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bergman Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Heights Elementary School (7.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Harrison Bergman High School
    8949 Hwy 7 North
    Harrison , AR , 72601
    (870)741-1414
    0  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Harrison Bergman Middle School
    8949 Hwy 7 North
    Harrison , AR , 72601
    (870)741-8557
    0  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Harrison Eagle Heights Elementary School
    500 No Chestnut St
    Harrison , AR , 72601
    (870)741-5043
    7.7  mi  |  178  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Harrison North Ark College Secondary Center
    Vocational School
    1515 Pioneer Dr
    Harrison , AR , 72601
    (870)391-3513
    Vocational School
    8.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Harrison Skyline Heights Elementary School
    1120 West Holt Ave
    Harrison , AR , 72601
    (870)741-5821
    8.2  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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