Bethel Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5415 Northlake Rd
Alexander, AR 72002
Phone
(501) 316-0937
District
BRYANT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SALINE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
940
Classroom Teachers
65

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.6% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Bethel Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 63
Proficiency in Reading 84 73
Proficiency in Math 74 54

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 81 63
Proficiency in Reading 88 78
Proficiency in Math 74 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 61
Proficiency in Reading 87 74
Proficiency in Math 70.0 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.98
AVG FOR STATE 13.07
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 331 35.2%
Grade 7 308 32.8%
Grade 8 301 32.0%
Total 940 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.6% 66.8% 62.4%
Black 7.7% 17.2% 20.7%
Hispanic 16.0% 13.8% 13.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.9% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 31.7% 38.7% 63.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.6% 31.9% 55.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 6.8% 8.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 52,881 3,013,825
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 153.2 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.8% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 25.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,219 1,152,175
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 28.4% 22.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.9% 6.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.6% 10.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 10.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.2% 20.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.8% 18.6%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 14.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,097 $47,162,541 56.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $498 $4,607,994 5.6%
Staff $562 $5,200,186 6.3%
General Administration $124 $1,147,372 1.4%
School Administration $426 $3,941,778 4.8%
Operation $797 $7,374,641 8.9%
Transportation $269 $2,489,057 3.0%
Other $193 $1,785,829 2.2%
Total Support $2,869 $26,546,857 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $988 $9,141,964 11.0%
Total Expenditures $8,953 $82,842,109 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,473 $2,711,914,229 49.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $501 $248,061,021 4.5%
Staff $749 $370,932,167 6.8%
General Administration $234 $115,761,292 2.1%
School Administration $518 $256,498,210 4.7%
Operation $996 $493,730,324 9.0%
Transportation $366 $181,157,330 3.3%
Other $285 $141,183,077 2.6%
Total Support $3,648 $1,807,349,988 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,964 $973,136,932 17.7%
Total Expenditures $11,085 $5,492,428,955 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%