Public Schools in Forrest, Arkansas

There are 8 Public Schools in Forrest, Arkansas, serving a population of 14,691 people in an area of 17 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,836 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Arkansas, Forrest is ranked 248th of 733 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 209th of 733 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Forrest Public Schools

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

Central Elementary School 801 Deaderick Road Forrest, 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

Lincoln Academy 616 West Broadway Avenue Forrest, AR

Stewart Elementary School 625 Irving Avenue Forrest, AR

About Forrest Public Schools

Forrest 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 Forrest, 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:
  • Forrest Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Forrest school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Forrest Public School Statistics

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

Forrest Public School Enrollment
 ForrestSt. Francis County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment198 (94.3%)385 (80.4%)
Kindergarten Enrollment151 (73.7%)253 (81.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)671 (91.9%)985 (92.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,034 (97.4%)1,422 (97.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)707 (95.9%)1,448 (95.3%)
Forrest Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ForrestSt. Francis County
Less than 9th Grade Education602 (6.2%)1,238 (6.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,276 (13.1%)2,312 (12.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)3,523 (36.1%)7,120 (38.8%)