Top 3 Best Pocahontas Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,079 students in Pocahontas, AR. Pocahontas has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Pocahontas, AR are Pocahontas High School, Pocahontas Junior High School and M.d. Williams Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pocahontas, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Pocahontas have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Best Pocahontas, AR Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pocahontas High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2312 Stadium Dr
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-4573
Grades: 10-12
| 447 students
Rank: #22.
Pocahontas Junior High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2405 N Park
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-4573
Grades: 7-9
| 481 students
Rank: #33.
M.d. Williams Intermediate School
Math: 46% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2301 N Park
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-4573
Grades: 3-6
| 600 students
1707 Highland
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 892-4573
Grades: PK-2
| 551 students

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