Public Schools in Columbia County, Arkansas

There are 10 Public Schools in Columbia County, Arkansas, serving a population of 23,992 people in an area of 766 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,399 people, and 1 Public School per 76 square miles.

In Arkansas, Columbia County is ranked 50th of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 42nd of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Columbia County Public Schools

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


Central Elementary School 456 East North Street Magnolia, AR

East Side Elementary School 1310 Hollensworth Street Magnolia, AR

Emerson Elementary School 508 West Main Street Emerson, AR

Emerson High School 212 Grayson Street Emerson, AR

Emerson High School 400 Church Street Emerson, AR

Magnolia High School 1400 High School Drive Magnolia, AR

Magnolia Jr. High School 540 East North Street Magnolia, AR

Taylor Elementary School 506 East Pine Street Taylor, AR

Taylor High School 506 East Pine Street Taylor, AR

Walker Pre-K Center 655 U.s. 79 Magnolia, AR

About Columbia County Public Schools

Columbia 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 Columbia 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:
  • Columbia County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Columbia County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Columbia County Public School Statistics

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

Columbia County Public School Enrollment
 Columbia CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment239 (83.0%)35,298 (71.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment302 (83.0%)36,088 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)815 (81.9%)145,340 (92.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)834 (88.2%)142,149 (92.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,215 (90.9%)143,683 (92.3%)
Columbia County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Columbia CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education728 (4.9%)100,384 (5.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,482 (10.1%)175,645 (8.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,880 (39.9%)681,223 (34.1%)