Private Schools in Fort Smith, Arkansas

There are 11 Private Schools in Fort Smith, Arkansas, serving a population of 87,537 people in an area of 64 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 7,957 people, and 1 Private School per 5 square miles.

In Arkansas, Fort Smith is ranked 35th of 733 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 24th of 733 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Fort Smith Private Schools

Find Fort Smith, Arkansas private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Annoor Academy of Fort Smith 5700 Zero Street Fort Smith, AR

Christ the King School 1918 South Greenwood Avenue Fort Smith, AR

First Umc Weekday School 200 North 15th Street Fort Smith, AR

Hobson Preschool 116 North 12th Street Fort Smith, AR

Immaculate Conception Elementary School 223 South 14th Street Fort Smith, AR

Lutheran School 2407 Massard Road Fort Smith, AR

St. Boniface School & Pre-K 201 North 19th Street Fort Smith, AR

The Montessori School of Fort Smith 3908 Jenny Lind Road Fort Smith, AR

Trinity Jr High School 1205 South Albert Pike Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Union Christian Academy 4201 Windsor Drive Fort Smith, AR

Union Christian Academy Elementary Campus 3300 Briar Cliff Avenue Fort Smith, AR

About Fort Smith Private Schools

Fort Smith Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Fort Smith, AR. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Arkansas Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Arkansas State to provide education to all children.

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  • Fort Smith Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Fort Smith private school curriculum
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Fort Smith Private School Statistics

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

Fort Smith Private School Enrollment
 Fort SmithSebastian County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment576737
Kindergarten Enrollment169 (15.4%)201 (12.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)761 (15.6%)911 (12.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)603 (13.9%)737 (11.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)321 (6.6%)402 (5.7%)
Fort Smith Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Fort SmithSebastian County
Less than 9th Grade Education5,043 (8.8%)5,749 (6.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)5,971 (10.4%)8,481 (10.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)17,557 (30.7%)27,083 (32.0%)