Public Schools in Fort Smith, Arkansas

There are 29 Public Schools in Fort Smith, Arkansas, serving a population of 87,537 people in an area of 64 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,018 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Arkansas, Fort Smith is ranked 271st of 733 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 219th of 733 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Fort Smith Public Schools

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

Albert Pike Elementary School 4111 Park Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Ballman Elementary School 2601 South Q Street Fort Smith, AR

Beard Elementary School 1600 Cavanaugh Road Fort Smith, AR

Belle Point Alternative Center 1501 Dodson Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Bonneville Elementary School 2500 South Waldron Road Fort Smith, AR

Carnall Elementary School 2524 Tulsa Street Fort Smith, AR

Cavanaugh Elementary School 1025 School Street Fort Smith, AR

Darby Junior High School 616 North 14th Street Fort Smith, AR

Dora Kimmons Jr. High School 2201 North 50th Street Fort Smith, AR

Elmer H. Cook Elem. School 3517 Brooken Hill Drive Fort Smith, AR

Euper Lane Elementary School 6601 Euper Lane Fort Smith, AR

Fairview Elementary School 2400 South Dallas Street Fort Smith, AR

Harry C. Morrison Elem. School 3415 Newlon Road Fort Smith, AR

Howard Elementary School 1301 North 8th Street Fort Smith, AR

John P. Woods Elem. School 3201 Massard Road Fort Smith, AR

L. A. Chaffin Jr. High School 3025 Massard Road Fort Smith, AR

LA Chaffin Junior High School 3025 Massard Road Fort Smith, AR

Northside High School 2301 North B Street Fort Smith, AR

Orr Elementary School Tornado Shelter 3609 Phoenix Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Ramsey Junior High School 3201 Jenny Lind Road Fort Smith, AR

Raymond F. Orr Elem. School 3609 Phoenix Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Southside High School 4100 Gary Street Fort Smith, AR

Spradling Elementary School 4949 Spradling Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Sunnymede Elementary School 4201 North O Street Fort Smith, AR

Sutton Elementary School 5001 Kelley Highway Fort Smith, AR

Tilles Elementary School 815 North 16th Street Fort Smith, AR

Trusty Elementary School 3300 Harris Avenue Fort Smith, AR

Westark Technical Center 5210 Grand Avenue Fort Smith, AR

William O. Darby Jr. High Sch. 616 North 14th Street Fort Smith, AR

About Fort Smith Public Schools

Fort Smith 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 Fort Smith, 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:
  • Fort Smith Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
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  • Academics and school curriculum
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Fort Smith Public School Statistics

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

Fort Smith Public School Enrollment
 Fort SmithSebastian County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment972 (62.8%)1,330 (64.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment931 (84.6%)1,416 (87.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)4,116 (84.4%)6,142 (87.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)3,745 (86.1%)5,969 (89.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)4,519 (93.4%)6,695 (94.3%)
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%)