72583 Public Schools

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There are 2 public schools in 72583 Viola, AR, serving 396 students.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas state average of 36%.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

72583, Arkansas Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • ViolaViola Elementary School
    314 Longhorn Dr
    211 students | Gr. KG-6
  • Viola
    Viola High School
    314 Longhorn Dr
    185 students | Gr. 7-12

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 72583 Zipcode Statistics (AR) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 1,679 people 2,845,378 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 13% 14%
Median Household Income $31,429 $34,657
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 72583 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 0.08, which is lower than the Arkansas average of 0.53. The most diverse school in zipcode 72583 is Viola High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Arkansas or in the USA.