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Avg. test scores 36%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 82%

Barling school information

IndexBarlingArkansasNational
Average Test Scores32%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools186079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Barling are 36% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Barling
  • 78.4% of people in Barling have completed 8th grade
  • 76.5% of people in Barling have completed high school
  • 5.6% of people in Barling have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Barling

      IndexBarlingArkansasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.4%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school76.5%79.0%83.0%
      Completed some college42.3%50.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.8%27.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors5.6%21.5%30.3%
      Completed masters1.1%7.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

      Barling, AR School Districts

      • Fort Smith Public Schools

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Barling. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Barling, AR schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Barling, AR, an average of 78.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Moffett, OK14077%56%
      Liberty, OK35175%51%
      Pocola, OK4,04571%44%
      Arkoma, OK1,91270%41%
      Roland, OK3,43665%32%
      Barling, AR4,74732%36%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      South Lebanon, OH4,74687%77%
      Brielle, NJ4,74563%27%
      Green Tree, PA4,74972%46%
      Farmville, NC4,75027%45%
      Royal Pines, NC4,75170%41%
      Barling, AR4,74732%36%
      Source: The Barling, AR education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.