Top 10 Best Arkansas Alternative Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 alternative public schools serving 730 students in Arkansas.
The top ranked alternative public schools in Arkansas are Hope Academy, Academic Center For Excellence and Badger Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arkansas alternative public schools have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Arkansas Alternative Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Hope Academy Alternative School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    601 W 6th St
    Hope, AR 71801
    (870) 777-3454

    Grades: 5-9 | 357 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Academic Center For Excellence Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    21 Funtastic Dr
    Cabot, AR 72023
    (501) 843-3363

    Grades: 7-12 | 265 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Badger Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1201 W Center St
    Beebe, AR 72012
    (501) 882-8413

    Grades: 7-12 | 47 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Belle Point Alternative Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1501 Dodson Ave
    Fort Smith, AR 72901
    (479) 783-7034

    Grades: 7-12 | 61 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Alternative Agencies Alternative School
    800 Apperson St
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-3400

    Grades: 3-12 | n/a student
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