Barton High School

  • Barton High School serves 390 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AR average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 39%.
  • Barton High School operates within the Barton-lexa School District.
  • Barton-lexa School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the AR state average of 78%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 390 students
Barton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Barton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Barton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Barton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Barton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Barton High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Barton High School Black Students (1993-2015)
Black
44%
21%
Barton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
53%
61%
Barton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Barton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Barton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AR All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.32
Barton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
64%
53%
Barton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
13%
9%
Barton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Barton-lexa School District's student population of 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,132 in this district is less than the state average of $10,835. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,697 is less than the state average of $10,302. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Barton-lexa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 837 913
Barton-lexa School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 78%
Barton-lexa School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $10 MM
Barton-lexa School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $7 MM $9 MM
Barton-lexa School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,132 $10,835
Barton-lexa School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,697 $10,302
Barton-lexa School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
    P O Box 97
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    (870)572-3984
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    6.1 miles
    106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
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    Grades: PK-3 | 547 students
    6.1 miles
    106 Miller Loop
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-3705
    6.1PK-3547
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    Grades: 7-12 | 737 students
    8 miles
    103 School Rd
    West HelenaAR 72390
    (870)572-6744
    87-12737
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    8.5 miles
    P O Box 1870
    MarvellAR 72366
    (870)829-1351
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