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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
923
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Arkansas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.5% of AR schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 50
Proficiency in Reading 68 45
Proficiency in Math 80 56

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 43
Proficiency in Reading 60 39
Proficiency in Math 73 47

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 48
Proficiency in Reading 67 50
Proficiency in Math 71.380471 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.24
AVG FOR STATE 13.81
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 311 33.7%
Grade 7 305 33.0%
Grade 8 307 33.3%
Total 923 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.6% 70.3% 62.8%
Black 5.3% 15.5% 21.0%
Hispanic 12.5% 12.1% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.1% 1.9% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.2% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.7% 18.0% 34.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.8% 12.5% 25.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.9% 5.5% 8.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 52,319 3,004,279
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 151.6 57
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.2% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 25.3%
65 OR OLDER 12.5% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,107 1,147,291
Single Parent Households With Children 11.3% 11.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.5% 85.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.7% 22.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.9% 6.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 9.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 10.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.2% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 21.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.3% 19.2%
$15,000 or less 5.5% 15.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,044 $45,844,916 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $492 $4,471,788 5.2%
Staff $507 $4,608,123 5.3%
General Administration $101 $917,989 1.1%
School Administration $403 $3,662,867 4.2%
Operation $715 $6,498,635 7.5%
Transportation $220 $1,999,580 2.3%
Other $173 $1,572,397 1.8%
Total Support $2,611 $23,731,379 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,877 $17,060,053 19.7%
Total Expenditures $9,532 $86,636,348 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,419 $2,675,041,458 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $242,137,408 4.5%
Staff $741 $365,860,413 6.7%
General Administration $235 $116,094,667 2.1%
School Administration $512 $252,770,763 4.7%
Operation $990 $488,891,477 9.0%
Transportation $362 $178,745,452 3.3%
Other $285 $140,630,664 2.6%
Total Support $3,617 $1,785,179,882 32.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,954 $964,398,984 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,989 $5,424,587,274 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%