Top 5 Best Arkansas County Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,796 students in Arkansas County, AR (there are 4 private schools, serving 407 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in Arkansas County, AR are educated in public schools compared to the AR state average of 95%. Arkansas County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Arkansas County, AR are Gillett Elementary School, DeWitt Middle School and DeWitt Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arkansas County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Arkansas County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best Arkansas County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gillett Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
316 S Sixth St
Gillett, AR 72055
(870) 548-2466
Grades: PK-5
| 67 students
Rank: #22.
DeWitt Middle School
Math: 60% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1209 W 16th St
DeWitt, AR 72042
(870) 946-3708
Grades: 6-8
| 285 students
Rank: #33.
DeWitt Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1718 S Grandview Dr
DeWitt, AR 72042
(870) 946-4651
Grades: PK-5
| 498 students
Rank: #44.
Stuttgart Junior High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2501 S Main
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3562
Grades: 7-8
| 261 students
Rank: #55.
DeWitt High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1614 S Grandview Dr
DeWitt, AR 72042
(870) 946-4661
Grades: 9-12
| 337 students
Rank: #66.
Meekins Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2501 S Main
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3565
Grades: 5-6
| 250 students
Rank: #77.
Park Avenue Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1202 S Park Ave
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3563
Grades: PK-4
| 642 students
Rank: #88.
Stuttgart High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
401 A W 22nd St
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3561
Grades: 9-12
| 456 students
Rank: n/an/a
2807 Hwy 165
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-4201
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
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Arkansas County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2501 S Main
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3561
Grades: 5-6
| 284 students
507 Champion
Gillett, AR 72055
(870) 548-2316
Grades: 7-12
| 102 students
2501 S Main
Stuttgart, AR 72160
(870) 673-3561
Grades: 4-5
| 256 students
301 N Jackson Street
DeWitt, AR 72042
(870) 946-3708
Grades: 5-8
| 337 students

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