Top 5 Best Clay County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,449 students in Clay County, AR. Clay County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Clay County, AR are Piggott Elementary School, Central Elementary School and Rector Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clay County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Clay County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Best Clay County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Piggott Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
895 E Main
Piggott, AR 72454
(870) 598-2546
Grades: PK-6
| 500 students
Rank: #22.
Central Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
605 W Fourth St
Corning, AR 72422
(870) 857-6491
Grades: 3-6
| 270 students
Rank: #33.
Rector Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
604 W 5th St
Rector, AR 72461
(501) 595-3358
Grades: PK-6
| 352 students
Rank: #44.
Corning High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
602 Bobcat Ln
Corning, AR 72422
(870) 857-3041
Grades: 7-12
| 413 students
Rank: #55.
Piggott High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
533 E Main
Piggott, AR 72454
(870) 598-3815
Grades: 7-12
| 411 students
Rank: #66.
Rector High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
604 W 5th St
Rector, AR 72461
(870) 595-3553
Grades: 7-12
| 263 students
510 Wynne Park Dr
Corning, AR 72422
(870) 857-3748
Grades: PK-2
| 240 students

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