Bearden Elementary School



Bearden Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bearden Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 39
2 36
3 34
4 40
5 40
6 46
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bearden Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bearden, AR in the Bearden School District. It enrolls 279 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bearden Elementary School is the 441st largest public school in Arkansas and the 42,966th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 279
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 441st out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 100th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 395th out of 555

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Bearden Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 144
(52%)
144
(52%)
 Female 135
(48%)
135
(48%)

Bearden Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 151
(54%)
151
(54%)
 Black 117
(42%)
117
(42%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
9
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Bearden Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(68%)
190
(68%)
 Not Eligible 55
(20%)
55
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(12%)
34
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Bearden Elementary School is ranked 343rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bearden Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.3%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Bearden Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 241
2006 225
2007 212
2008 213
2009 285
2010 280
2011 286
2012 279

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 10.7
2007 9.6
2008 11.2
2009 11.2
2010 12.7
2011 14.2
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71784232365145
2006 0.72444444444444
2007 0.78301886792453
2008 0.7981220657277
2009 0.74385964912281
2010 0.76071428571429
2011 0.81118881118881
2012 0.80286738351254

Compare Bearden Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 80.3%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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