Top 10 Best Van Buren Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 5,531 students in Van Buren, AR. Van Buren has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Arkansas.
The top ranked public schools in Van Buren, AR are Rena Elementary School, Northridge Middle School and River Valley Virtual Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Van Buren, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Van Buren have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 39% (majority Black).

Best Van Buren, AR Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Rena Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
720 Rena Rd
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3190
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #22.
Northridge Middle School
Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
120 Northridge Dr
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3126
Grades: 6-8
| 616 students
Rank: #33.
River Valley Virtual Academy
Charter School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
821 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3165
Grades: K-12
| 34 students
Rank: #44.
Butterfield Junior High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
310 N 11th St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-6838
Grades: 6-8
| 663 students
Rank: #55.
King Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
400 N 19th St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-2661
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #66.
Van Buren High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2001 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-6821
Grades: 10-12
| 1,268 students
Rank: #77.
Parkview Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
605 Parkview St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-8730
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #88.
Van Buren Freshman Academy
Math: 36% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
821 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3160
Grades: 9
| 422 students
Rank: #99.
James R. Tate Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
406 Catcher Rd
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3130
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #1010.
J. J. Izard Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
501 N 24th St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-3150
Grades: K-5
| 527 students
501 N 24th St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 471-3150
Grades: K-12
| 108 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Van Buren, Arkansas

Van Buren, Arkansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
913 North 24th St
Van Buren, AR 72956
(479) 474-7059
Grades: 5-6
| 472 students

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