Top 3 Best Clay County Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 1,087 students in Clay County, AR. The top ranked public high schools in Clay County, AR are Corning High School, Piggott High School and Rector High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clay County, AR public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Arkansas public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 44% statewide average). High schools in Clay County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public high schools.
Clay County, AR public high school have a Graduation Rate of 91%, which is more than the Arkansas average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Corning High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Arkansas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public high school average of 37% (majority Black).

Best Clay County Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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

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