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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools in Texarkana, AR, serving 5,477 students. Texarkana has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
Texarkana, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Texarkana have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Arkansas public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Texarkana, AR are Genoa Central Elementary School, Gary E. Cobb Middle School and Edward D. Trice Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Arkansas public school average of 14:1.

Top Texarkana, AR Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Genoa Central Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12018 Hwy 196
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 653-2248

    Grades: K-4 | 405 students
  • Gary E. Cobb Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11986 Hwy 196
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 653-2132

    Grades: 5-8 | 378 students
  • 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
  • Genoa Central High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12472 Hwy 196
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 653-2272

    Grades: 9-12 | 373 students
  • 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
  • College Hill Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 Artesian St
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-9111

    Grades: PK-4 | 523 students
  • Arkansas High School Math: 27% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 Jefferson Ave
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-7641

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,009 student
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Texarkana Area Vocational Center Vocational School
    3512 Grand Ave
    Texarkana, AR 71854
    (870) 774-7641

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
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