R.e. Baker Elementary School

  • R.e. Baker Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • R.e. Baker Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

R.e. Baker Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • R.e. Baker Elementary School's student population of 504 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • R.e. Baker Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of R.e. Baker Elementary School is 0.58, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#110 out of 1008 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
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White
61%
60%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.580.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBentonville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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