Top 10 Best Arkansas Magnet Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 33 magnet public schools serving 18,237 students in Arkansas.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Arkansas are Park Magnet School, Sulphur Rock Magnet School and Gibbs Magnet Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Arkansas magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best Arkansas Magnet Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Park Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
617 Main St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
(501) 623-5661
Grades: PK-6
| 404 students
Rank: #22.
Sulphur Rock Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
480 N Main
Sulphur Rock, AR 72579
(870) 799-3149
Grades: K-5
| 264 students
Rank: #33.
Gibbs Magnet Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1115 W 16th St
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 447-4900
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #44.
Williams Magnet Elem. School
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7301 Evergreen St
Little Rock, AR 72207
(501) 447-7100
Grades: K-5
| 408 students
Rank: #55.
International Studies Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1218 Cobb St
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 933-5825
Grades: 1-6
| 616 students
Rank: #66.
Edward D. Trice Elem. School
Magnet School
Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4505 Pinson St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 772-8431
Grades: K-5
| 678 students
Rank: #77.
Gardner Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
525 Hammond Dr
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
(501) 620-7822
Grades: PK-6
| 558 students
Rank: #88.
Visual & Performing Art Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 55% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1804 Hillcrest Dr
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 933-5830
Grades: 1-6
| 683 students
Rank: #99.
College Hill Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 Artesian St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 774-9111
Grades: PK-5
| 392 students
Rank: #1010.
West Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 51% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
850 Hill St
Batesville, AR 72501
(870) 793-9878
Grades: K-5
| 540 students
Rank: #1111.
Health/wellness Envi Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 49% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Rosemond Ave
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 933-5850
Grades: 1-6
| 622 students
Rank: #1212.
Eagle Mountain Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 49% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Eagle Mountain Blvd
Batesville, AR 72501
(870) 698-9141
Grades: PK-5
| 845 students
Rank: #1313.
Herbert Carter Global Community Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
235 Military Rd
Marion, AR 72364
(870) 739-5120
Grades: K-6
| 615 students
Rank: #1414.
Vera Kilpatrick Elem. School
Magnet School
Math: 48% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 E 35th St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 774-9691
Grades: K-5
| 413 students
Rank: #1515.
Marion Math Science & Technology Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 L H Polk
Marion, AR 72364
(870) 739-5180
Grades: K-6
| 735 students
Rank: #1616.
Oaklawn Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Oaklawn Blvd
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
(501) 623-2661
Grades: PK-6
| 729 students
Rank: #1717.
Parkview Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 29% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2501 Barrow Rd
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 447-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,028 students
Rank: #1818.
Mann Magnet Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 39% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1000 E Roosevelt Rd
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 447-3100
Grades: 6-8
| 776 students
Rank: #1919.
Fairview Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
801 E 16th St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 774-9211
Grades: K-5
| 281 students
Rank: #2020.
Carver Magnet Elem. School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2100 E Sixth St
Little Rock, AR 72202
(501) 447-4000
Grades: PK-5
| 252 students
Rank: #2121.
Hot Springs Junior Academy
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Main St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
(501) 624-5228
Grades: 7-9
| 771 students
Rank: #2222.
Booker Arts Magnet Elem. Sch.
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2016 Barber St
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 447-3800
Grades: PK-5
| 293 students
Rank: #2323.
Langston Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Chestnut St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
(501) 620-7821
Grades: PK-6
| 510 students
Rank: #2424.
North Heights Jr. High School
Magnet School
Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2118 E 35th St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 773-1091
Grades: 7-8
| 668 students
Rank: #2525.
Arkansas High School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 Jefferson Ave
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 774-7641
Grades: 9-12
| 1,069 students
Rank: #2626.
College Hill Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 Forrest St
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 772-0281
Grades: 6
| 335 students
Rank: #2727.
Hot Springs World Class High School
Magnet School
Charter School
Math: 20% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Emory St
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
(501) 624-5286
Grades: 10-12
| 748 students
Rank: #2828.
Math & Science Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
213 E Thomas Green Rd
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 933-5845
Grades: 1-6
| 561 students
Rank: #2929.
Union Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 Line Ferry Rd
Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 772-7341
Grades: 2-5
| 129 students
Rank: #3030.
Marion Visual & Performing Arts Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1402 Crestmere
West Memphis, AR 72301
(870) 735-4588
Grades: PK-6
| 706 students
Rank: #3131.
Dunbar Magnet Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 Wright Ave
Little Rock, AR 72206
(501) 447-2600
Grades: 6-8
| 477 students
Rank: #3232.
Microsociety Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 21% | Reading: 19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1110 W Washington Ave
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 933-5855
Grades: 1-6
| 491 students
Rank: n/an/a
6700 H Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 447-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 360 students

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