Top 10 Best Jefferson County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 10,660 students in Jefferson County, AR. Jefferson County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson County, AR are Moody Elementary School, Taylor Elementary School and Hardin Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Jefferson County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Jefferson County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Best Jefferson County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Moody Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
700 Moody School Dr
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 247-4363
Grades: K-5
| 384 students
Rank: #22.
Taylor Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
805 West St
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 247-1988
Grades: K-5
| 365 students
Rank: #33.
Hardin Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 Schoolwood Dr
Redfield, AR 72132
(501) 397-2450
Grades: K-5
| 246 students
Rank: #44.
Gandy Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
400 Gandy Ave
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 247-4054
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #55.
White Hall Junior High School
Math: 47% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8106 Dollarway Rd
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 247-2711
Grades: 6-8
| 707 students
Rank: #66.
White Hall High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Bulldog Dr
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 247-3255
Grades: 9-12
| 914 students
Rank: #77.
L. L. Owen Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3605 Oakwood Rd
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 879-3741
Grades: 2-3
| 363 students
Rank: #88.
Coleman Elementary School
Math: 23% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4600 W 13th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 879-3630
Grades: 4-6
| 641 students
Rank: #99.
Pine Bluff Lighthouse Academy
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
708 W Second St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 534-0277
Grades: K-6
| 264 students
Rank: #1010.
Thirty-fourth Ave. Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 E 34th Ave
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4392
Grades: 1-5
| 439 students
Rank: #1111.
Watson Chapel Junior High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3900 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 879-4420
Grades: 7-9
| 586 students
Rank: #1212.
Pine Bluff Lighthouse College Prep Academy High School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
708 W Second St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 534-0217
Grades: 7-8
| 36 students
Rank: #1313.
W. T. Cheney Elementary School
Math: 18% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2206 Ridgway Rd
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4382
Grades: 2-5
| 378 students
Rank: #1414.
Jack Robey Junior High School
Math: 15% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4101 Olive St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4280
Grades: 6-8
| 788 students
Rank: #1515.
Matthews Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4501 Dollarway Rd
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 534-0726
Grades: PK-4
| 499 students
Rank: #1616.
Pine Bluff High School
Math: 8% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
711 W 11th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,220 students
Rank: #1717.
Watson Chapel High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4000 Camden Rd
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 879-3230
Grades: 10-12
| 652 students
Rank: #1818.
Broadmoor Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1106 Wisconsin St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4368
Grades: 1-5
| 458 students
Rank: #1919.
Dollarway High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4900 Dollarway Rd
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 534-3878
Grades: 9-12
| 279 students
Rank: #2020.
Robert F Morehead Middle School
Math: 8% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2602 Fluker St
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 534-5243
Grades: 5-8
| 282 students
4100 W 32nd St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 879-1252
Grades: K-1
| 340 students
1903 W 34th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4374
Grades: PK
| 144 students
4200 Fir Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4390
Grades: K-1
| 365 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Jefferson County, AR

Jefferson County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P O Box 640
Altheimer, AR 72004
(870) 766-0012
Grades: 6-8
| 102 students
106 Orchard St
Altheimer, AR 72004
(870) 766-0012
Grades: PK-5
| 90 students
Post Office Box 640
Altheimer, AR 72004
(870) 766-0005
Grades: 9-12
| 137 students
8000 Correction Circle
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 267-6725
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1301 Commerce Rd
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4365
Grades: 5-6
| 551 students
1903 West 34th
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4374
Grades: PK-3
| 357 students
2501 West 10th St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4378
Grades: K-5
| 294 students
1021 East Second St
Pine Bluff, AR 71611
(870) 308-1980
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
410 S Division
Humphrey, AR 72073
(870) 873-4326
Grades: PK-5
| 91 students
410 South Division
Humphrey, AR 72073
(870) 873-4326
Grades: 7-12
| 144 students
1519 Indiana Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4380
Grades: PK-3
| 311 students
221 S Beech St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 534-1944
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
609 West 15th
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4394
Grades: PK-6
| 269 students
2900 Orange St
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4384
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
308 S Blake St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 329-3310
Grades: 5-11
| 99 students
101 School St
Redfield, AR 72132
(501) 397-2253
Grades: 6-8
| 122 students
1415 West 13th
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-4386
Grades: 4-6
| 166 students
703 North Division St
Humphrey, AR 72073
(870) 659-0390
Grades: 6-10
| n/a students
2001 Ohio St
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
(870) 543-4350
Grades: 6-7
| n/a students
2601 Fluker St
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 534-4185
Grades: 2-5
| 345 students
5601 Calhoun
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 575-0709
Grades: 2-3
| 244 students
2601 Fluker
White Hall, AR 71602
(870) 534-4185
Grades: 4-5
| 243 students

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