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For the 2021 school year, there are 28 magnet public schools serving 14,984 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 Williams 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 45% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Arkansas Magnet Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Park Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    617 Main St
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
    (501) 623-5661

    Grades: K-4 | 269 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Sulphur Rock Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    480 N Main
    Sulphur Rock, AR 72579
    (870) 799-3149

    Grades: K-6 | 328 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Williams Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7301 Evergreen St
    Little Rock, AR 72207
    (501) 447-7100

    Grades: K-5 | 486 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Gibbs Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1115 W 16th St
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 447-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 305 students
  • Rank: #55.
    International Studies Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1218 Cobb St
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5825

    Grades: 1-6 | 498 students
  • Rank: #66.
    West Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    850 Hill St
    Batesville, AR 72501
    (870) 793-9878

    Grades: K-6 | 514 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Gardner Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    525 Hammond Dr
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
    (501) 620-7822

    Grades: PK-4 | 447 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Edward D. Trice Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4505 Pinson St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 772-8431

    Grades: K-4 | 558 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Central Magnet Math & Science Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    650 Vine St
    Batesville, AR 72501
    (870) 793-7498

    Grades: K-6 | 364 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Eagle Mountain Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 Eagle Mountain Blvd
    Batesville, AR 72501
    (870) 698-9141

    Grades: PK-6 | 687 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Visual & Performing Art Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1804 Hillcrest Dr
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5830

    Grades: 1-6 | 697 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Carver Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2100 E Sixth St
    Little Rock, AR 72202
    (501) 447-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Vera Kilpatrick Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1002 E 35th St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-9691

    Grades: PK-4 | 432 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Hot Springs Intermediate School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    617 Main St
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
    (870) 886-2401

    Grades: 5-6 | 490 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Mann Magnet Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 E Roosevelt Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    (501) 447-3100

    Grades: 6-8 | 810 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Oaklawn Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 Oaklawn Blvd
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
    (501) 623-2661

    Grades: PK-4 | 635 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Health/wellness Envi Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Rosemond Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5850

    Grades: 1-6 | 655 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Langston Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    120 Chestnut St
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901
    (501) 620-7821

    Grades: PK-4 | 433 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Parkview Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2501 Barrow Rd
    Little Rock, AR 72204
    (501) 447-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,111 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Booker Arts Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2016 Barber St
    Little Rock, AR 72206
    (501) 447-3800

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Hot Springs Junior Academy Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 Main St
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
    (501) 624-5228

    Grades: 7-8 | 501 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    North Heights Junior High School Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2118 E 35th St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 773-1091

    Grades: 7-8 | 549 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Fairview Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 E 16th St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-9211

    Grades: PK-4 | 296 students
  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Union Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1701 Line Ferry Rd
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 772-7341

    Grades: PK-4 | 280 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    College Hill Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 Forrest St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 772-0281

    Grades: 5-6 | 674 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Math & Science Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    213 E Thomas Green Rd
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5845

    Grades: 1-6 | 631 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Hot Springs World Class High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    701 Emory St
    Hot Springs National Park, AR 71913
    (501) 624-5286

    Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Microsociety Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1110 W Washington Ave
    Jonesboro, AR 72401
    (870) 933-5855

    Grades: 1-6 | 555 students
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