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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Bismarck School District, serving 1,009 students.
  • Public schools in Bismarck School District have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 5% of public schools in Arkansas.
  • The top ranked public schools in Bismarck School District are Bismarck Elementary School, Bismarck Middle School and Bismarck High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameBismarck School District
School District Websitehttp://www.bsd-lions.net
School District Phone Number(501)865-4888
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
# of Schools3 Schools1,087 Schools
# of Students1,009 Students496,099 Students
# of Teachers70 Teachers35,801 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

  • Bismarck School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 262 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AR)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bismarck   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bismarck   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bismarck   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.200.58
# of American Indian Students8 Students3,146 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students6 Students8,074 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students77 Students64,857 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
13%
# of Black Students13 Students101,315 Students
% Black Students
1%
20%
# of White Students900 Students301,858 Students
% White Students
89%
61%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a4,014 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# of Two or more races Students5 Students12,823 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1916,843
# of Students in Kindergarten:6436,976
# of Students in 1st Grade:8536,844
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6736,929
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7237,788
# of Students in 4th Grade:7538,814
# of Students in 5th Grade:7738,853
# of Students in 6th Grade:8036,316
# of Students in 7th Grade:7836,431
# of Students in 8th Grade:7836,623
# of Students in 9th Grade:8037,736
# of Students in 10th Grade:8237,222
# of Students in 11th Grade:7435,386
# of Students in 12th Grade:7833,052
# of Ungraded Students: - 286

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,884 is higher than the state average of $10,455. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $22,823 is higher than the state average of $10,918. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AR)
Total Revenue$15 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Bismarck   School District and average revenue for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$24 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Bismarck   School District and average spending for each school distric in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,884$10,455
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bismarck   School District and average revenue per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$22,823$10,918
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bismarck   School District and average spending per public school student in AR by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Bismarck School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bismarck Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 5%
    11636 Hwy 84
    Bismarck, AR 71929
    (501)865-4888

    Grades: PK-4 | 382 students
  • Bismarck High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 20%
    11636 Hwy 84
    Bismarck, AR 71929
    (501)865-4888

    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
  • Bismarck Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 10%
    11636 Hwy 84
    Bismarck, AR 71929
    (501)865-4888

    Grades: 5-8 | 313 students
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