Top 5 Best Howard County Public Elementary Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 1,563 students in Howard County, AR.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Howard County, AR are Nashville Primary School, Nashville Elementary School and Umpire K-12 School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Howard County, AR public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 39% statewide average). Elementary schools in Howard County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 41% (majority Black).

Best Public Elementary Schools in Howard County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Nashville Primary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1201 N Eighth St
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3510
Grades: K-3
| 571 students
Rank: #22.
Nashville Elementary School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 Immanuel St
Nashville, AR 71852
(870) 845-3262
Grades: 4-6
| 412 students
Rank: #33.
Umpire K-12 School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
142 School St
Umpire, AR 71971
(870) 583-2141
Grades: K-12
| 93 students
Rank: #44.
Joann Walters Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Old Hwy 70 W
Dierks, AR 71833
(870) 286-2015
Grades: K-6
| 284 students
Rank: #55.
Mineral Springs Elem. School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
130 W Browning St
Mineral Springs, AR 71851
(870) 287-4746
Grades: K-6
| 203 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

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public elementary schools in Howard County, AR?
The top ranked public elementary schools in Howard County, AR include Nashville Primary School, Nashville Elementary School and Umpire K-12 School.
How many public elementary schools are located in Howard County, AR?
5 public elementary schools are located in Howard County, AR.
What is the racial composition of students in Howard County, AR?
Howard County, AR public elementary schools minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public elementary schools average of 41% (majority Black).

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