PROFICIENCY 32% 13% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
27%FORT SMITH SCHOOL DISTRICT
27%Barling
28%Arkansas

Barling Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 6 and is located in the district of "FORT SMITH SCHOOL DISTRICT" in Barling, AR. There are a total of 433 students and 28 teachers at Barling Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 256 free lunch students and 62 reduced lunch students.

Barling Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 31.5%, which is 13% higher than the Arkansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students433
Teachers28.35
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch256
Reduced lunch62

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Barling Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All31%
340-44%
420-29%
511-19%
630-39%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All32%
335-39%
430-39%
530-39%
620-29%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Barling Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictArkansasNational
Caucasian 66.0% 43.2% 64.2% 51.1%
African American 3.7% 11.4% 19.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.3% 6.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 20.8% 31.5% 11.3% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.3% 1.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.0% 6.2% 1.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
John P. Woods Elementary. School48%2.3Fort Smith, AR
L. A. Chaffin Jr. High School48%2.3Fort Smith, AR
Euper Lane Elementary School52%3.6Fort Smith, AR
Bonneville Elementary School27%4.0Fort Smith, AR
Southside High School37%4.5Fort Smith, AR
Raymond F. Orr Elementary. School20%4.7Fort Smith, AR
Elmer H. Cook Elementary. School40%5.2Fort Smith, AR
Carnall Elementary School22%5.3Fort Smith, AR
Albert Pike Elementary School14%5.5Fort Smith, AR
Fairview Elementary School38%5.8Fort Smith, AR
Ballman Elementary School22%5.9Fort Smith, AR
Ramsey Junior High School36%5.9Fort Smith, AR

Barling demographics profile

StatisticBarlingArkansasNational
Population87,7122,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,3895591
Median age35.637.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%58%55%
Speak English79%93%79%
Speak Spanish14%5%13%

Education level achieved in Barling

IndexBarlingArkansasNational
Completed 8th grade76.1%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.0%83.0%
Completed some college50.1%50.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.3%27.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.9%21.5%30.3%
Completed masters6.4%7.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Barling Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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