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For the 2021 school year, there are 36 public schools in Craighead County, AR, serving 19,078 students. Craighead County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Craighead County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Craighead County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Arkansas public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Craighead County, AR are Valley View Intermediate School, Riverside West Elementary School and Valley View Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is more than the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Top Craighead County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Valley View Intermediate School Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2119 Valley View Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 935-1910

    Grades: 3-6 | 890 students
  • Riverside West Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2001 Hwy 18
    Lake City, AR 72437
    (870) 237-8222

    Grades: PK-6 | 276 students
  • Valley View Junior High School Math: 65% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2118 Valley View Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 932-3737

    Grades: 7-9 | 653 students
  • Brookland Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    100 W School St
    Brookland, AR 72417
    (870) 932-2080

    Grades: 3-6 | 799 students
  • International Studies Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1218 Cobb St
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5825

    Grades: 1-6 | 498 students
  • Valley View High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2118 Valley View Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 935-6361

    Grades: 10-12 | 572 students
  • Buffalo Is. Central West Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    805 W Drew
    Monette, AR 72447
    (870) 486-2212

    Grades: PK-4 | 240 students
  • Buffalo Is. Central High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    803 W Drew
    Monette, AR 72447
    (870) 486-5512

    Grades: 10-12 | 172 students
  • Brookland Junior High School Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 W School St
    Brookland, AR 72417
    (870) 932-8610

    Grades: 7-9 | 572 students
  • Westside Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1800 Hwy 91 W
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 972-5622

    Grades: 5-7 | 394 students
  • University Heights Intermediate Center Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3901 Aggie Rd
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 366-4700

    Grades: 3-5 | 415 students
  • Brookland High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 W School St
    Brookland, AR 72417
    (870) 932-2080

    Grades: 10-12 | 465 students
  • Riverside East Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    502 W State St
    Caraway, AR 72419
    (870) 482-3351

    Grades: PK-6 | 189 students
  • Visual & Performing Art Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1804 Hillcrest Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5830

    Grades: 1-6 | 697 students
  • Nettleton Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2305 Promise Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 910-7830

    Grades: 6 | 370 students
  • Westside High School Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1630 Hwy 91 W
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 935-7501

    Grades: 8-12 | 700 students
  • Fox Meadow Intermediate Center Math: 50% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2309 Fox Meadow Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 910-7812

    Grades: 3-5 | 409 students
  • Westside Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1834 Hwy 91 W
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 932-8023

    Grades: PK-4 | 704 students
  • Bay Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 School St
    Bay, AR 72411
    (870) 781-3300

    Grades: K-6 | 326 students
  • Douglas Macarthur Junior High School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1615 Wilkins Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5840

    Grades: 7-9 | 701 students
  • Health/wellness Envi Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Rosemond Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5850

    Grades: 1-6 | 655 students
  • Nettleton Junior High School Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4208 Chieftain Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 910-7819

    Grades: 7-8 | 502 students
  • Nettleton High School Math: 25% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4201 Chieftain Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 910-7805

    Grades: 9-12 | 959 students
  • Bay High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 School St
    Bay, AR 72411
    (870) 781-3297

    Grades: 7-12 | 262 students
  • Riverside High School Math: 26% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 Catfish Dr
    Lake City, AR 72437
    (870) 237-4328

    Grades: 7-12 | 369 students
  • The Academies At Jonesboro High School Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Hurricane Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5881

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,275 student
  • Annie Camp Junior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1814 W Nettleton Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5820

    Grades: 7-9 | 689 students
  • Math & Science Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    213 E Thomas Green Rd
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5845

    Grades: 1-6 | 631 students
  • Microsociety Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1110 W Washington Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5855

    Grades: 1-6 | 555 students
  • Brookland Elementary School
    220 N Oak St
    Brookland, AR 72417
    (870) 932-2080

    Grades: PK-2 | 799 students
  • Early Childhood Learning Center
    1307 Flint St
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5876

    Grades: PK | 292 students
  • Fox Meadow Elementary School
    2305 Fox Meadow Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72404
    (870) 910-7817

    Grades: K-2 | 403 students
  • Jonesboro Vocational Center Vocational School
    1727 S Main St
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5891

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Kindergarten Center
    618 W Nettleton Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5835

    Grades: K | 508 students
  • University Hgts. Elementary School
    300 Bowling Ln
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 910-7823

    Grades: K-2 | 398 students
  • Show 1 more public schools in Craighead County, AR (out of 36 total schools)
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