Top 10 Best 72205 Arkansas Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 4,223 students in 72205, AR (there are 6 private schools, serving 1,569 private students). 73% of all K-12 students in 72205, AR are educated in public schools compared to the AR state average of 95%.
The top ranked public schools in 72205, AR are Forest Heights Stem Academy, Lisa Academy and Pulaski Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 72205 have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in 72205, AR have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best 72205, AR Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Forest Heights Stem Academy
Math: 66% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5901 Evergreen
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-2700
Grades: K-8
| 723 students
Rank: #22.
Lisa Academy
Charter School
Math: 62% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
21 Corporate Hill Dr
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 227-4942
Grades: 6-8
| 523 students
Rank: #33.
Pulaski Heights Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
319 N Pine St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-5900
Grades: K-5
| 260 students
Rank: #44.
Pulaski Heights Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
401 N Pine St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-3200
Grades: 6-8
| 600 students
Rank: #55.
Lisa Academy High School
Charter School
Math: 32% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
21 Corporate Hill Dr
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 246-5853
Grades: 9-12
| 452 students
Rank: #66.
Ark. School For The Blind Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 296-1810
Grades: PK-6
| 43 students
Rank: #77.
Brady Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7915 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 399 students
Rank: #88.
Henderson Middle School
Math: 11% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Barrow Rd
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-2800
Grades: 6-8
| 521 students
Rank: #99.
School For The Deaf Schools
Special Education School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 W Markham St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 324-9533
Grades: PK-12
| 108 students
Rank: n/an/a
616 N Harrison St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-4400
Grades: PK
| 112 students
Rank: n/an/a
6700 H Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 360 students
Rank: n/an/a
Prodigy Preparatory Academy Of Service
Charter School
2410 South Battery Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 404-0012
Grades: 7
| 34 students
Rank: n/an/a
700 E. 17th Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-6200
Grades: PK
| 88 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 72205 Arkansas

72205, Arkansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
6700 H St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-1900
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
6711 West Markham St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 683-1855
Grades: K-8
| 386 students
3010 W Seventh St
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-7300
Grades: PK
| 150 students

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