Best 71857 Arkansas Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 980 students in 71857, AR.
The top ranked public schools in 71857, AR are Prescott Elementary School and Prescott High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 71857 have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in 71857, AR have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Best 71857, AR Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Prescott Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
335 School St
Prescott, AR 71857
(870) 887-2514
Grades: K-6
| 529 students
Rank: #22.
Prescott High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
736 Martin St
Prescott, AR 71857
(870) 887-3123
Grades: 7-12
| 451 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 71857 Arkansas

71857, Arkansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1030 E Fifth St N
Prescott, AR 71857
(870) 887-2521
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students

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