Bearden School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 2 public schools in Bearden School District, serving 501 students.
- Public school in Bearden School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 53% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
- Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
- The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Bearden School District|
|School District Website||http://bearden.k12.ar.us|
|School District Phone Number||(870)687-2236|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AR)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||1,087 Schools|
|# of Students||501 Students||496,099 Students|
|# of Teachers||51 Teachers||35,801 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||14:1|
- Bearden School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 261 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (AR)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||3,146 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||8,074 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||20 Students||64,857 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||187 Students||101,315 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||274 Students||301,858 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||4,014 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||19 Students||12,823 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||16,843|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||40||36,976|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||49||36,844|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||37||36,929|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||38||37,788|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||35||38,814|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||33||38,853|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||33||36,316|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||36||36,431|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||37||36,623|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||36||37,736|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||41||37,222|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||43||35,386|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||43||33,052|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||286|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $10,665 is higher than the state average of $10,489. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $9,754 is less than the state average of $10,954. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AR)|
|Total Revenue||$6 MM||$10 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$10 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$10,665||$10,489|
|Spending / Student||$9,754||$10,954|
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