26405 Hwy 107
Jacksonville, AR 72076
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Bayou Meto Elementary School serves 458 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bayou Meto 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

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

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School Overview

Bayou Meto Elementary School's student population of 458 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Bayou Meto Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 998 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bayou Meto Elementary School is 0.45, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#444 out of 998 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
6%
13%
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Black
16%
20%
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White
72%
61%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
2%
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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.
Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
27%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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