We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 79 Arkansas schools made our rankings. View Rankings
Arkansas high school students must earn at least 22 credits to graduate, which cover, among other subjects, oral communication and fine arts. Students are assessed via Criterion-Referenced Tests at the end of Algebra I and Geometry, and in 11th grade, by a literacy exam, according to the Arkansas Department of Education.
There are 79 Arkansas schools ranked in the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, including one gold medal school, 33 silver medal schools and 45 bronze medal schools. Haas Hall Academy, a gold medal school, is located in the Haas Hall Academy School District in Fayetteville, about three hours from the state capital of Little Rock.
Top Ranked AR Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
3155 NORTH COLLEGE AVE, FAYETTEVILLE, AR 72703#2
1901 SE J ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712#3
1114 SOUTH FIFTH ST, ROGERS, AR 72756#4
320 MISSOURI ST, HELENA, AR 72342#5
72 GREEN VALLEY DR, GREENBRIER, AR 72058#6
7349 SCHOOL ST, VALLEY SPRINGS, AR 72682#7
2300 SOUTH DIXIELAND RD, ROGERS, AR 72758#8
44 KINGS HWY RD, EUREKA SPRINGS, AR 72632#9
800 WEST VINE, SHERIDAN, AR 72150#10
900 WEST PINE ST, HEBER SPRINGS, AR 72543
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AR by the Numbers
Districts 246 High Schools 319 Full-Time Teachers 12,427 Students Enrolled 158,709
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The Little Rock School District supports seven high schools that serve 7,165 students.
There are six high schools in the Springdale School District, serving 6,475 students.
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