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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Jackson County, AR, serving 1,373 students.
  • Jackson County, AR public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the Arkansas public elementary school average of 53%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 43% statewide average). Elementary schools in Jackson County have an average ranking in the top 30% of Arkansas public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Jackson County, AR are Tuckerman Elementary School, Swifton Middle School and Newport Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 40% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Arkansas public elementary school average of 15:1.

Top Jackson County Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Newport Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1700 Commerce Blvd
    Newport, AR 72112
    (870) 523-1351

    Grades: PK-6 | 715 students
  • Swifton Middle School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    300 Ashley
    Swifton, AR 72471
    (870) 485-2336

    Grades: 5-7 | 196 students
  • Tuckerman Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    300 N Dowell St
    Tuckerman, AR 72473
    (870) 349-2312

    Grades: PK-4 | 462 students
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