Green Forest Public Schools

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(3)
High Schools
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Middle Schools
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There are 3 public schools in Green Forest, AR, serving 1,243 students.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Arkansas state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Green Forest, Arkansas Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Green ForestGreen Forest Elementary School
    601 School Dr
    Green ForestAR72638
    (870)438-5205
    411 students | Gr. KG-3
  • Green Forest
    Green Forest High School
    801 Phillips Ave
    Green ForestAR72638
    (870)438-5203
    363 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Green Forest
    Green Forest Intermed School
    401 Tulip Court
    Green ForestAR72638
    (870)438-5129
    469 students | Gr. 4-8

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Recent Public School Articles
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
States Fight to Teach “Ignorant” Science to Students
Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Green Forest, AR public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.50, which is higher than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Green Forest is Green Forest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or in the USA.