Harrisburg Public Schools

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There are 3 public schools in Harrisburg, AR, serving 1,085 students.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Harrisburg, Arkansas Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • HarrisburgHarrisburg Elementary School
    1003 South Illinois St
    388 students | Gr. KG-4
  • Harrisburg
    Harrisburg High School
    501 West South St
    334 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Harrisburg
    Harrisburg Middle School
    401 West South St
    363 students | Gr. 5-8

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Did You Know?
Harrisburg, 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 0.12, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Harrisburg is South Side Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or national school diversity statistics.