Public Schools in St. Francis County, Arkansas

There are 15 Public Schools in St. Francis County, Arkansas, serving a population of 26,688 people in an area of 635 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,779 people, and 1 Public School per 42 square miles.

In Arkansas, St. Francis County is ranked 22nd of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 19th of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of St. Francis County Public Schools

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

Central Elementary School 801 Deaderick Road Forrest, AR

Colt Jtc School 1388 Sfc 118 Colt, AR

East Arkansas Career Center 1700 New Castle Road Forrest, AR

East Ascension High School 1700 New Castle Road Forrest, AR

Forrest City College Preparatory School 637 South Washington Street Forrest, AR

Forrest City High School 467 Victoria Avenue Forrest, AR

Forrest City Jr. High 1133 North Division Street Forrest, AR

Hughes High School 310 College Street Hughes, AR

Lincoln Academy 616 West Broadway Avenue Forrest, AR

Mildred Jackson Elem. School 310 College Street Hughes, AR

Palestine-Wheatley Elem. Sch. 105 West Wood Avenue Palestine, AR

Palestine-Wheatley Elementary School 105 Westwood St Palestine, AR

Palestine-Wheatley Middle School 212 North 8th Street Wheatley, AR

Palestine-Wheatley Senior High 7900 U.s. 70 Palestine, AR

Stewart Elementary School 625 Irving Avenue Forrest, AR

About St. Francis County Public Schools

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

St. Francis County Public School Statistics

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

St. Francis County Public School Enrollment
 St. Francis CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment385 (80.4%)35,298 (71.0%)
Kindergarten Enrollment253 (81.6%)36,088 (91.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)985 (92.3%)145,340 (92.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,422 (97.1%)142,149 (92.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,448 (95.3%)143,683 (92.3%)
St. Francis County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 St. Francis CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education1,238 (6.8%)100,384 (5.0%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,312 (12.6%)175,645 (8.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,120 (38.8%)681,223 (34.1%)