Top 5 Best Van Buren County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,187 students in Van Buren County, AR.
The top ranked public schools in Van Buren County, AR are Clinton Elementary School, Clinton Jr High School and Clinton High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Van Buren County, AR public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 40% statewide average). Schools in Van Buren County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 41% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Van Buren County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clinton Elementary School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
760 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6046
Grades: PK-5
| 598 students
Rank: #22.
Clinton Jr High School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
443 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6079
Grades: 6-8
| 297 students
Rank: #33.
Clinton High School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
489 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6035
Grades: 9-12
| 404 students
Rank: #44.
South Side Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
334 Southside Rd
Bee Branch, AR 72013
(501) 654-2200
Grades: PK-6
| 291 students
Rank: #55.
South Side High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
334 Southside Rd
Bee Branch, AR 72013
(501) 654-2242
Grades: 7-12
| 261 students
Rank: #66.
Shirley High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Blue Devil Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
(501) 723-8192
Grades: 7-12
| 144 students
Rank: #77.
Shirley Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
154 School Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
(501) 723-8193
Grades: K-6
| 192 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Van Buren County, AR

Van Buren County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
20308 Hwy 16 W
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-5337
Grades: K-6
| 24 students
20308 Hwy 16 W
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-5337
Grades: 7-12
| 40 students
1243 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6043
Grades: 4-6
| 311 students
P.0. Box 4
Scotland, AR 72141
(501) 592-3313
Grades: K-6
| 40 students
P.o. Box 4
Scotland, AR 72141
(501) 592-3313
Grades: 7-12
| 52 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Van Buren County, AR?
The top ranked public schools in Van Buren County, AR include Clinton Elementary School, Clinton Jr High School and Clinton High School.
How many public schools are located in Van Buren County, AR?
7 public schools are located in Van Buren County, AR.
What is the racial composition of students in Van Buren County, AR?
Van Buren County, AR public schools minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public schools average of 41% (majority Black).

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