Barton Junior High School

400 West Faulkner St,

El Dorado, AR, 71730-4563

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

722 students

Barton Junior High School serves 722 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 36%.
Barton Junior High School operates within the El Dorado School District.

Overview

The student population of 722 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 722 students
Barton Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Barton Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Barton Junior High School 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 0.57 is more 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 12:1 13:1
Barton Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Barton Junior High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
4%
10%
Black
52%
22%
Barton Junior High School Black (1988-2012)
White
40%
64%
Barton Junior High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Barton Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Barton Junior High 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.
0.57 0.53
Barton Junior High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
54%
52%
Barton Junior High 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.
7%
10%
Barton Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,208 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name El Dorado School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,208 923
El Dorado   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $9 MM
El Dorado   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $44 MM $10 MM
El Dorado   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,230 $9,870
El Dorado   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,477 $10,243
El Dorado   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 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 Dorado Hugh Goodwin Elementary School
    201 East Fifth St
    El Dorado , AR , 71730
    (870)864-5071
    0.6  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • El Dorado Yocum Elementary School
    308 South College St
    El Dorado , AR , 71730
    (870)864-5096
    0.6  mi  |  605  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • El Dorado Northwest Elementary School
    1600 North College Ave
    El Dorado , AR , 71730
    (870)864-5078
    1  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • El Dorado El Dorado High School
    501 Timberlane Dr
    El Dorado , AR , 71730
    (870)864-5100
    1.2  mi  |  1341  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • El Dorado Washington Middle School
    601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    El Dorado , AR , 71730
    (870)864-5032
    1.2  mi  |  704  students  |  Gr.  5-6

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