Bernice Young Elementary School

Bernice Young Elementary School serves 489 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Bernice Young Elementary School operates within the Springdale School District.

Overview

The student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 489 students
Bernice Young Elementary School Total Students (2001-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Bernice Young Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2001-2012)
Students by Grade Bernice Young Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Bernice Young Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2001-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Bernice Young Elementary School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
9%
10%
Bernice Young Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
1%
22%
Bernice Young Elementary School Black (2001-2012)
White
81%
64%
Bernice Young Elementary School White (2001-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bernice Young Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bernice Young 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.
0.33 0.72
Bernice Young Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2012)
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.
12%
52%
Bernice Young Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2012)
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.
3%
9%
Bernice Young Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,976 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Springdale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
3
Number of Students Managed 19,976 862
District Total Revenue $162 MM n/a
Springdale   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $158 MM n/a
Springdale   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,036 $0
Springdale   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,840 $0
Springdale   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 Har-ber High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hellstern Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walker Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springdale Har-ber High School
    300 Jones Rd
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8777
    0.3  mi  |  1622  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Springdale Hellstern Middle School
    7771 Har Ber Ave
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8725
    0.4  mi  |  871  students  |  Gr.  6-7
  • Springdale Walker Elementary School
    1701 South 40th
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8874
    2  mi  |  567  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springdale Thurman G. Smith Elementary School
    3600 Falcon
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8846
    2.2  mi  |  628  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Springdale Central Junior High School
    2811 West Huntsville
    Springdale , AR , 72762
    (479)750-8854
    2.5  mi  |  896  students  |  Gr.  8-9

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Springdale, 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 0.63, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Springdale is Turnbow Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.