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

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,847 students in Howard County, AR (there are 1 private school, serving 12 private students). 100% of all K-12 students in Howard County, AR are educated in public schools compared to the AR state average of 95%. Howard County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Howard County, AR are Nashville Elementary School, Nashville Primary School and Nashville Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Howard County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Howard County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best Howard County Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nashville Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Immanuel St
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3262
Grades: 4-6
| 402 students
Rank: #22.
Nashville Primary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1201 N Eighth St
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3510
Grades: K-3
| 537 students
Rank: #33.
Nashville Junior High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1000 N Eighth St
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3418
Grades: 7-9
| 496 students
Rank: #44.
Dierks High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Old Hwy 70 W
Dierks, AR 71833
(870) 286-3234
Grades: 7-12
| 242 students
Rank: #55.
Joann Walters Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Old Hwy 70 W
Dierks, AR 71833
(870) 286-2015
Grades: K-6
| 262 students
Rank: #66.
Nashville High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1301 Mt Pleasant Dr
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3261
Grades: 10-12
| 443 students
Rank: #77.
Umpire K-12 School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
142 School St
Umpire, AR 71971
(870) 583-2141
Grades: K-12
| 93 students
Rank: #88.
Mineral Springs Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
130 W Browning St
Mineral Springs, AR 71851
(870) 287-4746
Grades: K-6
| 202 students
Rank: #99.
Mineral Springs High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
130 W Browning St
Mineral Springs, AR 71851
(870) 287-4747
Grades: 7-12
| 170 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Howard County, AR

Howard County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Po Box 90
Saratoga, AR 71859
(870) 388-9262
Grades: PK-6
| 106 students
2031 Main St
Saratoga, AR 71859
(870) 388-9262
Grades: 7-12
| 55 students
142 School Dr
Umpire, AR 71771
(870) 583-2141
Grades: K-6
| 66 students
142 School Dr
Umpire, AR 71971
(870) 583-2141
Grades: 7-12
| 71 students

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