Bearden Elementary School

100 Oak Ave, Bearden, AR 71720 | (870) 687-2237
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 285
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 195, Bearden, AR 71720
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs. Sandra R. Mckelvin
  • Fax: (870) 687-3683
  • Website: Yellowjackets.k12.ar.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Bearden School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,158
  • Graduation Rate: 100.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 10.1
  • Enrolled Students: 578

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 285
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 152 (53.3%)
  • Females: 133 (46.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (16.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 165 (57.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 212 (74.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bearden Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black11841.4%
Asian--
Hispanic93.2%
White15855.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bearden Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3211.2%
1st Grade4315.1%
2nd Grade4214.7%
3rd Grade4114.4%
4th Grade4616.1%
5th Grade4014.0%
6th Grade4114.4%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Bearden Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on Benchmark state exams in the following subjects:
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Science

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201079.0%79.0%71.0%
200965.0%65.0%67.0%
200866.0%66.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201085.0%85.0%83.0%
200972.0%72.0%81.0%
200886.0%86.0%78.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201065.0%65.0%71.0%
200971.0%71.0%70.0%
200858.0%58.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201057.0%57.0%80.0%
200973.0%73.0%78.0%
200854.0%54.0%74.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201077.0%77.0%74.0%
 
Math Test
201064.0%64.0%74.0%
 
Science Test
201033.0%33.0%50.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201055.0%55.0%72.0%
 
Math Test
201055.0%55.0%75.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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