Top 3 Best Desha County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,259 students in Desha County, AR. The top ranked public elementary schools in Desha County, AR are Mcgehee Elementary School, Reed Elementary School and Central Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Desha County, AR public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 45% statewide average). Elementary schools in Desha County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 41% (majority Black).

Best Desha County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcgehee Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
409 Oak St
Mc Gehee, AR 71654
(870) 222-5400
Grades: PK-6
| 663 students
Rank: #22.
Reed Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
709 S Cherry St
Dumas, AR 71639
(870) 382-5363
Grades: 3-6
| 332 students
Rank: n/an/a
101 Court St
Dumas, AR 71639
(870) 382-4954
Grades: PK-2
| 264 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Desha County, AR

Desha County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P.o. Box 248
Arkansas City, AR 71630
(870) 877-2455
Grades: PK-6
| 57 students
P O Box 248
Arkansas City, AR 71630
(870) 877-2474
Grades: 7-12
| 45 students
P O Box 41
Rohwer, AR 71666
(870) 644-3800
Grades: PK-6
| 86 students
P.o. Box 41
Rohwer, AR 71666
(870) 644-3800
Grades: 7-12
| 106 students
710 South Cherry St
Dumas, AR 71639
(870) 382-5363
Grades: 5-6
| 230 students

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