Public Schools in Van Buren County, Arkansas

There are 11 Public Schools in Van Buren County, Arkansas, serving a population of 16,751 people in an area of 710 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,522 people, and 1 Public School per 64 square miles.

In Arkansas, Van Buren County is ranked 11th of 75 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 36th of 75 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Van Buren County Public Schools

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


Clinton High School 489 Yellowjacket Lane Clinton, AR

Clinton Intermediate School 1243 Yellowjacket Lane Clinton, AR

Clinton Jr High School 443 Yellowjacket Lane Clinton, AR

Clinton Junior High School 299 Walker Street Clinton, AR

Cowsert Elementary School 760 Yellowjacket Lane Clinton, AR

Marshall High School 950 Highway 65 South Clinton, AR

Shirley Elementary School 154 School Drive Shirley, AR

Shirley High School 201 Blue Devil Drive Shirley, AR

South Side Elementary School 334 Southside Road Bee Branch, AR

South Side High School 334 Southside Road Bee Branch, AR

St. Joe Elementary School 250 Highway 65 South Clinton, AR

About Van Buren County Public Schools

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

Van Buren County Public School Statistics

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

Van Buren County Public School Enrollment
 Van Buren CountyArkansas
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment129 (70.1%)36,030 (72.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment91 (64.1%)37,130 (91.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)817 (96.6%)146,050 (92.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)812 (97.6%)140,704 (92.2%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)645 (94.2%)143,581 (92.3%)
Van Buren County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Van Buren CountyArkansas
Less than 9th Grade Education583 (4.7%)103,458 (5.2%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,286 (10.4%)182,659 (9.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,607 (45.5%)681,486 (34.3%)