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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public middle schools in Jackson County, AR, serving 1,025 students.
  • Jackson County, AR public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Arkansas public middle school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average). Middle schools in Jackson County have an average ranking in the top 50% of Arkansas public middle schools.
  • The top ranked public middle schools in Jackson County, AR are Swifton Middle School, Tuckerman High School and Newport High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Arkansas public middle school average of 36% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Arkansas public middle school average of 12:1.

Top Jackson County Public Middle Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Newport High School Math: 25% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    406 Wilkerson Dr
    Newport, AR 72112
    (870) 523-1321

    Grades: 7-12 | 500 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 High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    300 N Dowell St
    Tuckerman, AR 72473
    (870) 349-2657

    Grades: 8-12 | 329 students
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