Public Schools in Clay County, Arkansas

There are 7 Public Schools in Clay County, Arkansas, serving a population of 15,190 people in an area of 640 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,170 people, and 1 Public School per 91 square miles.

In Arkansas, Clay County is ranked 38th of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 50th of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Clay County Public Schools

Find Clay County, Arkansas public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.

Central Elementary School 605 West 4th Street Corning, AR

Corning High School 602 Bobcat Lane Corning, AR

Park Elementary School 510 Wynn Park Road Corning, AR

Piggott Elementary School 895 East Main Street Piggott, AR

Piggott High School 533 East Main Street Piggott, AR

Rector Elementary School 604 West 5th Street Rector, AR

Rector High School 604 West 5th Street Rector, AR

About Clay County Public Schools

Clay County Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Clay County, AR. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Arkansas, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Clay County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Clay County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Clay County Public School Statistics

Find Clay County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Clay County Public School Enrollment
 Clay CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment270 (83.6%)35,298 (71.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment104 (87.4%)36,088 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)686 (96.1%)145,340 (92.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)791 (96.9%)142,149 (92.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)726 (93.8%)143,683 (92.3%)
Clay County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Clay CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education972 (9.2%)100,384 (5.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,075 (10.2%)175,645 (8.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,363 (41.2%)681,223 (34.1%)