Public Schools in Howard County, Arkansas

There are 10 Public Schools in Howard County, Arkansas, serving a population of 13,472 people in an area of 589 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,347 people, and 1 Public School per 58 square miles.

In Arkansas, Howard County is ranked 5th of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 34th of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Howard County Public Schools

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


Dierks High School 900 Old Highway 70 West Dierks, AR

Joann Walters Elementary School 800 Old Highway 70 West Dierks, AR

Mineral Springs Elem. School 130 West Browning Street Mineral Springs, AR

Mineral Springs High School 130 West Browning Street Mineral Springs, AR

Nashville Elementary School 200 Immanuel Nashville, AR

Nashville High School 1301 Mount Pleasant Drive Nashville, AR

Nashville Junior High School 1000 North 8th Street Nashville, AR

Nashville Primary School 1201 North 8th Street Nashville, AR

Saratoga Elementary School 2031 Main Street Saratoga, AR

Umpire Elementary School 142 School Street Umpire, AR

About Howard County Public Schools

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

Howard County Public School Statistics

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

Howard County Public School Enrollment
 Howard CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment160 (61.1%)35,298 (71.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment230 (98.3%)36,088 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)548 (88.7%)145,340 (92.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)840 (95.3%)142,149 (92.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)723 (100.0%)143,683 (92.3%)
Howard County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Howard CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education630 (7.1%)100,384 (5.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)885 (10.0%)175,645 (8.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,312 (37.3%)681,223 (34.1%)