Bob Folsom Elementary School

230 South Grace Ln, Farmington, AR 72730
(479) 267-6024

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Public Grades K-3 299 students 14 students/teacher (AR avg is 13)

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Benchmark Exams (BE)

In 2012-2013 Arkansas used the Benchmark Exam to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in literacy and grades 3 through 8 in math. The Benchmark Exam is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Arkansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2013
  • Farmington School District average
  • Arkansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Bob Folsom Elementary School is a public elementary school in Farmington. 299 students attend Bob Folsom Elementary School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 45% of the 299 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Bob Folsom Elementary School is 14:1. George R Ledbetter Intermediate School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 91% 89%
Hispanic 3% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 1%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Asian 0.7% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 40%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 months ago)

    My kids love their teachers. I love how small it is I feel like the teachers do a good job of giving one on one attention. Both of my kids are doing very well here.

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