Barton Junior High School

400 West Faulkner St

El Dorado, AR 71730-4563

Tel: (870)864-5051
Grades: 7-8

695 students

Barton Junior High School serves 695 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
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.

Overview

The student population of 695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 695 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Students 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 0.55 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 13:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
53%
23%
White
41%
63%
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.55 0.31
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.
54%
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.
7%
9%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,178 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name El Dorado School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,178 925
District Total Revenue $43 MM $9 MM
District Spending $44 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,230 $9,870
District Spending / Student $9,477 $10,243
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 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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • El DoradoHugh Goodwin Elementary School
    201 East Fifth St
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5071
    0.6 mi | 447 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • El DoradoYocum Elementary School
    308 South College St
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5096
    0.6 mi | 600 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • El DoradoNorthwest Elementary School
    1600 North College Ave
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5078
    1 mi | 480 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • El DoradoEl Dorado High School
    501 Timberlane Dr
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5100
    1.2 mi | 1300 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • El DoradoWashington Middle School
    601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    El DoradoAR 71730
    (870)864-5032
    1.2 mi | 685 students | Gr. 5-6                      

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