Public Schools in Craighead County, Arkansas

There are 38 Public Schools in Craighead County, Arkansas, serving a population of 104,246 people in an area of 708 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,743 people, and 1 Public School per 18 square miles.

In Arkansas, Craighead County is ranked 60th of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 7th of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Craighead County Public Schools

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


Annie Camp Jr. High School 1814 West Nettleton Avenue Jonesboro, AR

Bay Elementary School 700 School Street Bay, AR

Bay High School 700 School Street Bay, AR

Brookland Elementary School 220 North Oak Street Brookland, AR

Brookland High School 100 West School Street Brookland, AR

Brookland Public Schools Superintendent 200 West School Street Brookland, AR

Buffalo Is. Central High School 803 Drew Avenue Monette, AR

Buffalo Is. Central West Elem. 805 Drew Avenue Monette, AR

Buffalo Island Central Senior High 803 West Drew Avenue Monette, AR

Douglas Macarthur Junior High School 1615 Wilkins Avenue Jonesboro, AR

Early Childhood Learning Cntr 1307 Flint Street Jonesboro, AR

Fox Meadow Elementary 2305 Fox Meadow Lane Jonesboro, AR

Fox Meadow Intermediate Center 2309 Fox Meadow Lane Jonesboro, AR

Health/Wellness Envi Magnet 1001 Rosemond Avenue Jonesboro, AR

Hillcrest Elementary School 1804 Hillcrest Drive Jonesboro, AR

International Studies Magnet 1218 Cobb Street Jonesboro, AR

Jonesboro Math and Science Magnet School 213 East Thomas Green Road Jonesboro, AR

Jonesboro Vocational Center 1727 South Main Street Jonesboro, AR

Kindergarten Center 618 West Nettleton Avenue Jonesboro, AR

Math & Science Magnet School 213 East Thomas Green Road Jonesboro, AR

Microsociety Magnet School 1110 West Washington Avenue Jonesboro, AR

Nettleton High School 4201 Chieftan Lane Jonesboro, AR

Nettleton Intermediate Center 3801 Vera Street Jonesboro, AR

Nettleton Junior High School 4208 Chieftan Lane Jonesboro, AR

Nettleton Middle School 2305 Promise Lane Jonesboro, AR

Northeast Arkansas Career & Technical Center 1727 South Main Street Jonesboro, AR

Riverside East Elem. School 502 West State Street Caraway, AR

Riverside High School 601 Catfish Drive Lake, AR

Riverside West Elem. School 2001 Arkansas 18 Lake, AR

The Academies At Jonesboro High School 301 Hurricane Drive Jonesboro, AR

University Heights Elementary School 300 Bowling Lane Jonesboro, AR

University Hgts. Elem. School 300 Bowling Lane Jonesboro, AR

Valley View Elementary School 2119 Valley View Drive Jonesboro, AR

Valley View High School 2118 Valley View Drive Jonesboro, AR

Visual & Performing Art Magnet 1804 Hillcrest Drive Jonesboro, AR

Westside Elementary School 1834 Highway 91 West Bono, AR

Westside High School 1630 Highway 91 West Jonesboro, AR

Westside Middle School 1800 Highway 91 West Bono, AR

About Craighead County Public Schools

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

Craighead County Public School Statistics

Find Craighead County Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Craighead County Public School Enrollment
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1,708 (80.8%)36,030 (72.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment1,754 (96.8%)37,130 (91.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)5,498 (94.4%)146,050 (92.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)5,074 (95.2%)140,704 (92.2%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)4,529 (93.9%)143,581 (92.3%)
Craighead County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Craighead CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education2,677 (4.0%)103,458 (5.2%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)5,114 (7.7%)182,659 (9.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)22,137 (33.2%)681,486 (34.3%)