Barton Elementary School

  • Barton Elementary School serves 422 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Barton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Barton Elementary School's student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students422 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barton Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Barton Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#469 out of 1008 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
30%
20%
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White
67%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.460.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
27%
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarton-Lexa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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