Barton Elementary School

9546 Hwy 85 S
Barton, AR 72312
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 372 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Barton Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 37%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Bottom 50% in AR
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Barton Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

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School Overview

Barton Elementary School's student population of 372 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Barton Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Barton Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AR)
#702 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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27%
36%
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26%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
14%
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Black
23%
20%
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White
70%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
0.46
This chart display the diversity score of Barton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barton Elementary School's ranking?
Barton Elementary School is ranked #702 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Barton Elementary School often compared to?
Barton Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Kipp Delta Elementary Literacy Academy, Marvell-elaine Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
27% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 26% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Barton Elementary School?
372 students attend Barton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Barton Elementary School students are White, 23% of students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Barton Elementary School?
Barton Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Barton Elementary School offer ?
Barton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Barton Elementary School part of?
Barton Elementary School is part of Barton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 372 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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