Top 5 Best Van Buren County Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,141 students in Van Buren County, AR.
The top ranked public schools in Van Buren County, AR are Clinton Junior High School, Cowsert Elementary 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 51% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Van Buren County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Arkansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

Best Van Buren County Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Clinton Junior High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
443 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6079
Grades: 6-8
| 302 students
Rank: #22.
Cowsert Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
760 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6046
Grades: PK-5
| 577 students
Rank: #33.
Clinton High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
489 Yellowjacket Ln
Clinton, AR 72031
(501) 745-6035
Grades: 9-12
| 416 students
Rank: #44.
Shirley Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
154 School Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
(501) 723-8193
Grades: K-6
| 180 students
Rank: #55.
South Side High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
334 Southside Rd
Bee Branch, AR 72013
(501) 654-2242
Grades: 7-12
| 230 students
Rank: #66.
South Side Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
334 Southside Rd
Bee Branch, AR 72013
(501) 654-2200
Grades: PK-6
| 291 students
Rank: #77.
Shirley High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Blue Devil Dr
Shirley, AR 72153
(501) 723-8192
Grades: 7-12
| 145 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 are Clinton Junior High School, Cowsert Elementary School and Clinton High School.

How many public schools are location in Van Buren County, AR?

7 public schools are location in Van Buren County, AR.

What is the racial composition of students in Van Buren County, AR?

Van Buren County, AR minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 40% (majority Black).

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